The Fifth Estate: The secret network of women who watched over Rahaf Mohammed’s escape

An untold number of people have been credited with helping Rahaf Mohammed escape Saudi Arabia and make her way to Canada. There’s little talk, however, about the help of a secret society to which Rahaf gave a public face. It’s a network of like-minded young women who’ve only met online yet have taken the courageous decision to put their lives in each other’s hands. This network has a presence in Canada.

‘We didn’t sleep for 3 days’: How a network of women watched over Rahaf Mohammed’s escape to the West | CBC News

Rahaf Mohammed’s decision to show her face to the world for the first time on Twitter was risky and by many accounts courageous, and one that she did not make entirely alone. Many people lent their help by amplifying her voice online.

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