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10 voices for change in Saudi Arabia

- Staff writer

Prince alWaleed has used his significant wealth and media holdings to press for more openness in Saudi society, as well as greater cultural understanding between Islamic countries and the West. (Kingdom Holding Company/PR NEWSWIRE)

7. Prince alWaleed bin Talal bin Abdulaziz al-Saud

Businessman and media magnate ranked 29th on Forbes' billionaire list

“The revolution that took place around us [the Arab Spring] was a wake-up call.... No one will say it, but it was the catalyst.”


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