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Memory, Material Culture, and Kurdish Identity: A Series

It was my twenty-third birthday. I sat on my mom’s bed, legs crossed, watching her rumble through suitcases filled with fabrics – satin, sheer, velvet. The reality was that most of them had seen the light of day once every few years. 396 more words

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Message of solidarity for January 9th, Day of Common Action Against Political Murders of Women: Julie Ward MEP

I salute the memory of Sakine Cansız, Fidan Doğan, and Leyla Şaylemez, Kurdish women politicians, and the three KJA (Free Women’s Congress) executive members, Sêvê Demir, Pakize Nayir and Fatma Uyar, all of whom paid a heavy price for their progressive political views, their feminist activism, their service to their communities and to the greater good of man and womankind. 119 more words

Kurdish Women

JUSTICE FOR SAKINE CANSIZ, FIDAN DOGAN AND LEYLA SAYLEMEZ THE PERPETRATORS MUST BE HELD TO ACCOUNT

WOMEN’S ALLIANCE

FOR KURDISTAN, IRAQ AND SYRIA

 Four years have passed since the murders of Sakine Cansiz, Fidan Dogan and Leyla Saylemez in their office at the Kurdish Information Center in Paris. 485 more words

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PARIS ASSASSINATIONS, 9.1.13: Sakine CansizFidan Dogan and Leyla Soylemez

KURDISTAN NATIONAL CONGRESS UK (KNK) DOSSIER

 PARIS ASSASSINATIONS, 9.1.13

CONTENTS

  1. Biographies
  2. Comments and reaction
  3. KNK Open Letter to French Embassies – London
  4. Press statement by Kurdistan National Congress UK and Peace in Kurdistan Campaign…
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Kurdish Women

WOMEN’S ALLIANCE NEWS BRIEFING DECEMBER 2016

FOR KURDISTAN, IRAQ AND SYRIA
https://peaceinkurdistancampaign.com/activities/womens-alliance-for-kurdistan-iraq-and-syria/
NEWS:
1. Suspect in Kurdish activist killings dies in Paris
2. Kurdish women continue their diplomatic efforts in Germany… 1,939 more words

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Fear of genocide in South-east Turkey

 Report on an emergency visit to HDP MPs in Diyarbakir, Turkey, 18th -20th November 2016 by Julie Ward MEP and Melanie Gingell, barrister

Peace in Kurdistan Campaign… 1,961 more words

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