The Saudi Woman that dared to Drive

http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2111975_2111976_2112132,00.html

Recently Time magazine named Manal Al- Sharif as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

Without doubt she is, one among the many brave ones, at the forefront, aspiring to bring change to the status of the women of Saudi who are not allowed to drive. Here is a display of her courage as she took to the roads of Saudi, fighting for her right to be able to drive, an act that led her to be jailed for 9 days. Read her story on TIME  and watch the video, it is something that’ll inspire you to make a change.

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