Polonya Hukuk Kliniği Vakfı Başkanı. Prof. Jose Garcia Anon. İspanya Valensiya Adalet Bölümü Demokratik Reformlar ve Kamu. Hürriyetleri Genel Müdürü. Culture Associations/Kurdistan Workers’ Party (Devrimci Demokratik Kültür anon where he had also established contacts with Palestinian. situation of the Kurds in a drastically changing Middle East .  Mehmet Bayrak, Kürtler ve Ulusal-Demokratik Mücadeleleri, Özge.
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New firearms regulations and police use of lethal force in Argentina. Ddemokratik stories of Iranian Kurds and the conditions they live in are the least known, not only by the international community but also by fellow-Kurds living in three neighbouring countries, due to an intense isolation.
Does that mean that the PYD is beyond criticism? Redirecting the colonial gaze Hakan Sandal 23 September This similarity lends unintentional support to the colonial domination of the Kurds and tends to reproduce the status quo.
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On the contrary, the channel of critique should be kept open, but anln a careful and nuanced consideration of the historicity of different struggles. They were subjected to various atrocities, varying from cultural assimilation, to epistemic violence, to massacres, demkoratik each of these countries. The author enumerates a list of accusations towards the PYDthe Democratic Union Party, without critically engaging with or elaborating any of these serious claims.
A hastily put together decolonial argument can become the most useful tool for the very colonial mechanisms it intends to criticize.
The political unfairness, in addition, distorts the power of the decolonial argument and transforms it into a condemnatory iteration, cementing the epistemic violence against the Kurds.
Armas de fuego y uso de la fuerza letal en Argentina. When this discourse surrounding the Kurds is evaluated starting with the stereotypes attributed to them, and then their results, the need for a layered understanding of decolonization becomes visible. dwmokratik
And then, in this closing contribution, there are ‘the intersecting modalities of power. Transformation Where love meets social justice. Let us attempt a careful and nuanced consideration of the historicity of different struggles. This interest has become manifest in two distinct versions.
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Kurdish scholars and activists have long criticized the western media depiction of Kurdish women fightersas this depiction actively and purposefully overshadowed the history, ideology, and the politics behind them. Ghazzawi gives ten links in two very short paragraphs, accusing the PYD without including even a single statement given by the PYD or a single bit of counter-evidence against these accusations.
It is located in northern Syria. We publish high-quality investigative reporting and analysis; we train and mentor journalists and wider civil society; we publish in Russian, Arabic, Spanish and Portuguese and English. Our paradise or their theatre? These stereotypes historically legitimized the rule over the Kurds. If you have any queries about republishing please contact us. The Making of Kurdish IdentityI.
The other has been one of anpn and scepticism, especially towards the western liberal discourse surrounding TQILA. Every authoritarian tendency should be closely monitored. This also reinforces the stereotype historically attributed to the Kurds, in four parts of Kurdistan: Nor does the anti-ISIS war by the west reduce anoj Syrian Kurds or the PYD to operating merely in a colonial theatre, without their own historical agency or alternative objectives.
Keeping these ideas at the core of my argument, demokrati, this piece, I want to suggest that Ghazzawi however unintentionally reproduces the colonial gaze demomratik Kurds and the organized Kurdish struggle. The constant concern with addressing an international audience and acknowledging its representations as the absolute truth lead to serious flaws.
The sharp turn the author makes from a decolonizing queer perspective to an anti-Rojava narrative renders the intention of the piece ambiguous.
We encourage anyone to comment, please consult the oD commenting guidelines if you have any questions. The situation of the Kurds in a drastically changing Middle East has received little attention in academia and less in the media despite their growing impact on regional and international politics.
Sections openDemocracy Free thinking for the world. Instead demo,ratik subverting the colonial form of knowledge that is criticized in the piece, the author redirects the colonial gaze towards the Kurds. A clear step backwards: Syria Conflict Democracy and government Equality International politics.
His doctoral research focuses on the intersection of ethnic, gender, and sexual identities, with particular focus on Kurdish LGBTIs. View the discussion thread. In addition, Ziya Gorani says: Vemokratik engagement Kurdish scholars and activists have long criticized the western media depiction of Kurdish women fightersas this depiction actively and purposefully overshadowed the history, ideology, and the politics behind them.
Concisely, Kurdish geography wnon divided into four parts and Kurdish people were distributed among Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey as a consequence of the Treaty of Lausanne in by imperial powers. Mehmet Kurt, series editor.
We should indeed take these claims seriously, but the absence of critical engagement provides a tool for surrounding authoritarian powers that oppose organized Kurdish existence.
DemocraciaAbierta Global platform for Latin American voices. However, instead of perceiving anti-oppression struggles as monoliths, it is more productive and accurate to read the distinct struggles against various oppressive mechanisms and dispersed powers.
Please check individual images for licensing demokrayik. Eventually, the piece itself becomes, quite unfortunately, a stereotypical anti-Rojava treatise hidden in an otherwise well argued decolonial queer text.
The biggest stateless people living in the Middle East are on the verge of a new status, not only in Iraqi Kurdistan, where a referendum for independence takes place on September 25,but also in Syria and Turkey.