237. Manal Al-Sharif (Women’s Right Activist, Saudi Arabia)

Manal Al-Sharif caused controversy by posting a video on Youtube of her driving her car in Saudi Arabia (which is illegal). Through her act she started a women’s rights movement in Saudi Arabia.

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

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