Saudi Arabia's New Girls Council Had (You Guessed It) No Actual 'Girls' On It

Here's yet another photo of a room of men talking about women...because all we needed is another

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There's been some suspect photographs of late, the kind where you look at them and realise that something is clearly missing.

Like this one, of Donald Trump signing the Executive Order that included the Mexico City Ruling. This Ruling will affect the lives of thousands of women around the world, since it's aim is to defund sexual health clinics that carry out terminations.

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You may notice that not a single woman is present for its signing.

Likewise, this photo of a CNN panel talking about the Women's March...not a lot of women. But congrats on the one. It's an improvement, at least, on Trump's executive order signing.

This is apparently the photo of Saudi Arabia's New Council.

According to Indy100, women were in another room, but connected via video. It doesn't look great though, does it?

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Now, we don't want to speak out of turn here, but if you want to talk about women, it could be quite useful to just ask us, we promise we don't bite (that much).

There are positive signs of change in Saudi Arabia (which is ranked 134 out of 145 countries for gender equality), this year was the country's first Women's Day.

Hopefully things are going to keep changing, and faster, because we're a little bored of seeing scenes like this:

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