#StopEnslavingSaudiWomen: Protesting against male guardianship

In Saudi Arabia, every woman has a male guardian.

By law, he is allowed to make basic life decisions for her, such as whether she can get married, travel abroad, or go to the doctor. Now, Saudi women have had enough and are taking online to campaign for their freedom. They’re calling for an end to the country’s male guardianship system.

 

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