Photo Gallery: Female Emancipation in Saudi Arabia 06/23/2015
 So far, the newfound freedoms for women have not led to a growth in political...
AFP

So far, the newfound freedoms for women have not led to a growth in political participation, perhaps because their emancipation is meant to replace exactly that -- by creating social freedoms that do not endanger the regime. The question is whether the change can be contained, and whether self-confident men and women will turn into citizens who demand their rights.