Saudi Women Finally Have An Olympic Win

Posted by on Jun 25, 2012

If you’ve seen me “rant” and also quiz Mayor of London Boris Johnson about this on MSNBC, you will know how thrilled I am that Saudi Arabia has allowed its women to compete at the Olympics this year.

As I’ve just written for the Huffington Post: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said, “the rights of women and girls is the unfinished business of the 21st century.” The eleventh hour decision by Saudi Arabia to let its female athletes compete in the Olympics is a timely reminder to us that we must continue the fight to finish it.”

Read the full piece here: