Yemeni Women Burn Veils To Protest Government Crackdown

Thousands of women took to the streets of Yemen today and burned their veils, but not because they're against wearing the traditional coverings. For Bedouin tribes burning garments is a symbolic gesture that signifies an appeal to fellow tribesmen for help. The women oppose President Ali Abdullah Saleh's violent… »10/26/11 11:35pm10/26/11 11:35pm