Small Steps: First Rachel Maddow, Now This

by
Abby Zimet

Saudi King Abdullah has appointed a woman to the council of
ministers for the first time as part of a Cabinet reshuffle, the Saudi
state-run Channel One reported
Saturday. Noor Al-Fayez will serve in the new position of deputy
minister for women's education in the Saudi Council of Ministers. Good
news, more needed. Now maybe they could reconsider the "Commission for
the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice?"

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