Posts Tagged: Kurds
It's not just liberals that have soured on Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It's the country's often overlooked ethnic minorities.
From Mexico to Kurdistan, women resistance fighters have blazed a trail for new gender relations in some of the world's most patriarchal societies.
The flip side to the Islamic State's brutal invasions has been a trans-border unification of Kurdish fighters and refugees.
The pieces for a political deal to end the Syrian civil war are coming together — if Ankara will let them.
A former Syrian Kurdish MP is hunger striking in Washington for action in Kobane.
Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki isn't the only one responsible for Iraq's woes -- history, U.S. foreign policy, and meddling neighbors are also to blame.
It’s time for the United States to examine how its own foreign policy promotes genocide, and take the actions necessary to curb it.
If the AKP wants to truly strengthen Turkish democracy, it must stop seeing people who stand up quietly but defiantly as a threat to the country’s stability.
With Assad's fighters vanished from northern Syria, Kurds fight jihadists for the future of Syrian Kurdistan.
Turmoil in Iraq and Syria, along with political developments in Turkey, has created unprecedented opportunity for the Middle East's long-suffering Kurds.