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COURAGEOUS WOMEN: A SHOUTOUT TO THE WOMEN OF THE KURDISH ARMY

Here’s a shoutout to the Kurdish women serving in the armed forces fighting against the Islamic State. Their courage is awe-inspiring and serves as a reminder of what all women risk losing in the global battle against the misogynistic forces of Muslim fanatics. 48 more words

LIBERALS AND CONSERVATIVES

Liberation for Sinjar women is liberation for humanity 

This is the motto of the campaign launched by several international feminist organizations including the International Foundation of Free Women, the International Representation of the Kurdish Women’s Movement, the Women’s Committee of the National Congress of Kurdistan, the Assembly of Kurdish Yezidi Women in Germany, Utamara, the Association of Kurdish Women for Peace and Roj Women’s Association. 481 more words

Violence Against Women

Kurdistan Communities of Women announced

Source: Firat News

The Kurdish women’s movement, the Union of Free Women (YJA) has changed its name to the Kurdistan Communtiies of Women (Komalen Jinen Kurdistan, KJK) in order to reorganize itself under a confederal system. 621 more words

Political Activism

Islamic Female Fighters at the Centre of Attention

Co-authored with Jason Iliou. This Article initially appeared at Athens Views Issue 57 on Friday 29/08/2014

From the vast media coverage of the Iraqi conflict and the emergence of the Islamic State (IS), the role of female Peshmerga fighters is insofar underreported. 706 more words

Articles

ISIS are cowards, they flee in face of Kurdish women soldiers. A Limerick.

Story: (Conservative Tribune)

The Kurds have adopted a rather unique strategy for not only eliminating their targets, but also humiliating them along the way.

According to… 219 more words

Limerick