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Saudi Arabia turns deaf ear to Olympic women
“I’m living evidence that cousin marriage doesn’t work,” said Salma, a Sudanese woman living in Qatar who was in the audience and spoke during the question and answer period. – Photo courtesy Creative Commons

By Eman Al Nafjan
April 18th 2012
This is not just about including Saudi women in the London 2012. It’s much more …

Shock-and-awe of mega sports events
Shock-and-awe of mega sports events

By Christopher McMichael
January 30th 2012
How mega sporting events bring the logic of war to host-city governance. The example of the football …