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I Survived Crash
Jan 25, 2012 9:40 AM CST
Rogue Saudi Female Driver: I Survived Crash
Manal al-Sherif was detained after YouTube video last year
- The Saudi woman who made international headlines by driving in a YouTube video survived the car crash that was widely reported to have killed her, reports the
Media reports had said Manal al-Sherif died instantly, but Sherif tells the
that it was instead an unnamed female companion who...
May 30, 2011 5:30 PM CDT
Saudi Woman Driver Freed
Manal al-Sherif reportedly signed an agreement saying she wouldn't drive
- The 32-year-old Saudi woman who was detained last Monday after boldly posting a YouTube video that featured her in the driver's seat has been released today, according to a Saudi activist. He credited "pressure from inside and outside" Saudi Arabia as the reason for Manal al-Sharif's release—...
May 23, 2011 2:21 AM CDT
Saudi Woman Nabbed After Posting YouTube Driving Video
Manal al-Sharif defies ban on female drivers
- A Saudi woman is being detained by police after a bold YouTube protest against the ultra-conservative nation's ban on female drivers. Manal al-Sharif, 32, tools around the city of Khobar in a video posted on YouTube that's now been seen by some 600,000 fans. Sharif was busted...
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