The 51%

The Saudi women who are refusing to wear the abaya

In this edition, how women in some of the most conservative countries in the Middle East are challenging religious norms with a growing group in Saudi Arabia, refusing to wear the abaya. Also in Iran, Saudi's arch foe, there has been a public outcry following the death of a female football fan who set herself alight after being arrested.


Plus are we going to have to rely on young girls to get the message out there? We meet Thailand's answer to Greta Thunberg; 12-year-old Lilly who's becoming the country's best known environmental activist.

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