The Deputy UN Secretary General Amina Mohammed exchanging notes with Sophia.

The Deputy UN Secretary General Amina Mohammed exchanging notes with Sophia.

With the current push for a guaranteed wage for all when our robot overlords decide to takeover, women in Saudi Arabia were enraged last year when a female robot was given citizenship, and not made to wear a head covering or go with a male escort in public.

Yes, it appear that in Saudi Arabia, the robot Sophia holds more rights and freedoms than actual women of the country.

Robot Rights

Well, we guess Sophia does need some male guidance.

Well, we guess Sophia does need some male guidance.

The winner of the Gold Medal of the 2018 Edison Best New Product Award™, Sophia was built by the American firm Hanson Robotics, which makes the receival of Saudi citizenship all the more ingenious.

Unfazed, by the shade thrown by Saudi women, Sophia plans to become the first robot to climb Mt Everest.

Genius!