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A new women's magazine launched in Rojava: Asoya Jinê

Yekîtiya Star, a women’s organization in Rojava (Syrian Kurdistan) have launched a new Kurdish magazine – Asoya Jinê (Women’s Perspective). The first issue of the magazine was published in May 2014. 243 more words

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A fun, lively and reivindicate women's festival

Two weeks have already passed since the Kurdish Women’s Festival took place in London, but the collective energy generated by it still lingers.

These are some pictures to help those would couldn’t make it this time get a flavour of the festival activities, and to bring nice memories back to those who could – we hope to see you all again next year! 200 more words

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The Representation of Kurdish Women Fighters in the Media

In the aftermath of the murders of Sakine Cansiz, Fidan Dogan, and Leyla Saylemez on January 9, 2013 in Paris, mainstream media suddenly focused on a long neglected, yet fascinating subject: the remarkable role of women in the Kurdish liberation movement. 1,654 more words

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