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Saudi Arabia hires women drivers

Women's rights activist Manal al-Sharif, one of the organisers of the women's right-to-drive campaign. By Manal al-Shraif, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=17130858

Laura Hay, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

Saudi Arabia will be lifting its long-held ban on female drivers in June 2018, and ride sharing services are taking advantage of this legislation by hiring women drivers. The Middle East-based taxi service Careem and the Middle Eastern division of Uber have recently announced plans to begin employing...

The Worlds Within Guilford: Etsuo’s Corner

Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki prepares to bat against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 at the Miami Ballpark. The Miami Marlins defeated the Atlanta Braves 10-2.// Photo by Etsuo Fujita/The Guilfordian

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

My name is Etsuo Fujita, and I am an exchange student from Japan. In this regular column, I will be introducing other international students, sharing what I experience in the U.S. and my opinions about current world events. In this first column, I would like to share my experience traveling to Miami...