<p>Last month Saudi women&rsquo;s rights activists Wajeha Al-Huwaider and Fawzia Al-Oyouni, were sentenced to 10 months in prison and banned from traveling outside of Saudi Arabia for two years following their prison terms &ndash; all because they brought food to a Canadian woman and her children, who had allegedly been abused by the woman&rsquo;s Saudi husband. The charge: &ldquo;supporting a wife without her husband&rsquo;s knowledge, thereby undermining the marriage.&rdquo; On 14 July 2013, Wajeha Al-Huwaider and Fawzia Al-Oyouni filed their&nbsp;appeal with the appeals court. If the appeals court upholds the District&nbsp;Court's decision then the activists will be imprisoned while they prepare&nbsp;their final appeal. </p><p>Wajeha Al-Huwaider and Fawzia Al-Oyouni need our help! Please join our <a href="http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/discrimination_in_law_action316" target="_blank">campaign</a> today by:</p><p><strong>1. Using your social networks to create a groundswell of support by tweeting the following messages:</strong></p><p>@AbdulazizSF #Saudi Arabia: protect don&rsquo;t prosecute activists Wajeha and Fawzia&nbsp;#SaudiJustice&nbsp;#JusticeArabie&nbsp;<span dir="rtl">عدالة</span>#&nbsp;@equalitynow</p><p>@AbdulazizSF <span dir="rtl">المملكة العربية السعودية: وفروا الحماية وليس الملاحقة القضائية للمدافعات عن حقوق المرأة</span># #SaudiJustice&nbsp;عدالة#&nbsp;@equalitynow</p><p>(You can also retweet our messages from&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/equalitynow" target="_blank">@equalitynow</a>)</p><p><strong>2. Take Action:</strong><br />Sign our <a href="http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/discrimination_in_law_action316" target="_blank">petition</a> calling for the overturning of the activists&rsquo; prison sentences and travel ban, and for an end to the male guardianship system in Saudi Arabia.</p><p>Thank you for your support!</p><p>For more information:<br /><a href="http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/discrimination_in_law_action316" target="_blank">http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/discrimination_in_law_action316</...

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<p>Last month Saudi women&rsquo;s rights activists Wajeha Al-Huwaider and Fawzia Al-Oyouni, were sentenced to 10 months in prison and banned from traveling outside of Saudi Arabia for two years following their prison terms &ndash; all because they brought food to a Canadian woman and her children, who had allegedly been abused by the woman&rsquo;s Saudi husband. The charge: &ldquo;supporting a wife without her husband&rsquo;s knowledge, thereby undermining the marriage.&rdquo; On 14 July 2013, Wajeha Al-Huwaider and Fawzia Al-Oyouni filed their&nbsp;appeal with the appeals court. If the appeals court upholds the District&nbsp;Court's decision then the activists will be imprisoned while they prepare&nbsp;their final appeal. </p><p>Wajeha Al-Huwaider and Fawzia Al-Oyouni need our help! Please join our <a href="http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/discrimination_in_law_action316" target="_blank">campaign</a> today by:</p><p><strong>1. Using your social networks to create a groundswell of support by tweeting the following messages:</strong></p><p>@AbdulazizSF #Saudi Arabia: protect don&rsquo;t prosecute activists Wajeha and Fawzia&nbsp;#SaudiJustice&nbsp;#JusticeArabie&nbsp;<span dir="rtl">عدالة</span>#&nbsp;@equalitynow</p><p>@AbdulazizSF <span dir="rtl">المملكة العربية السعودية: وفروا الحماية وليس الملاحقة القضائية للمدافعات عن حقوق المرأة</span># #SaudiJustice&nbsp;عدالة#&nbsp;@equalitynow</p><p>(You can also retweet our messages from&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/equalitynow" target="_blank">@equalitynow</a>)</p><p><strong>2. Take Action:</strong><br />Sign our <a href="http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/discrimination_in_law_action316" target="_blank">petition</a> calling for the overturning of the activists&rsquo; prison sentences and travel ban, and for an end to the male guardianship system in Saudi Arabia.</p><p>Thank you for your support!</p><p>For more information:<br /><a href="http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/discrimination_in_law_action316" target="_blank">http://www.equalitynow.org/take_action/discrimination_in_law_action316</...