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Saudi Women Defy Driving Ban

Activists in Saudi Arabia are claiming victory in their protest against a ban on female drivers in the country. A few dozen women got behind the wheel of an automobile Saturday in their push for easing restrictions on women in the kingdom. Activists say protest organizers received 13 videos and about 50 phone messages from women showing or claiming they had driven. There is no way to verify the messages. One of the videos showed May Al Sawyan, a 32-year-old mother of two and an economic ...

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