"We live in an ocean of insanity when it comes to religion." - Cenk Uygur
Women Banned From Straddling Motorcycles in Indonesia
""In the name of honoring women, the mayor of Lhokseumawe, in Aceh, Indonesia, recently announced he would prohibit them from straddling motorcycles or bicycles when given a ride. It's in the best interests of women to ride sidesaddle, Suaidi Yahya told the Jakarta Globe, because when they ride with their legs open they are prone to break Shari'a law."*
Women in Indonesia have been banned from straddling motorbikes and will have to ride with both legs to one side. They also can't hold onto a man driving the bike. Is this "morality" being touted over safety for the women? Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian break it down."
Indonesia City to Prohibit Women Passengers from Straddling Motorcycles
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