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Women as tools: on the selective fetishization of female resistance fighters – by Roqayah Chamseddine

http://english.al-akhbar.com/node/22050 The fetishization of women during times of war, especially women in combat, can be argued as being a reification of patriarchal power; the patriarchal view of female violence as being a demonstration of chaos reimagined as tolerable and even … Continue reading

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Interview with persecuted young atheist in Erbil

 KURDISTAN A teenage school student from Erbil has made headlines after it was revealed that he was imprisoned in solitary confinement, severely tortured, simply for openly saying that he is an atheist. Ahmad Sherwan, 16, says he was first arrested last … Continue reading

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Kurdish men III

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Kurdish men II

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Kurdish men I

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