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Kurdish Women Rights

Why the Kurdish Fight for Women's Rights Is Revolutionary

Nazand Begikhani | Posted 01.24.2015 | World
Nazand Begikhani

While the courage, audacity and resistance of Kurdish women fighters combating Islamic State jihadists in Kobani have made headlines in the last few months, Kurdish women have marked another revolutionary step by passing an equality decree that could guarantee their own rights within family and society.

LOOK: Iranian Men Don Drag For Social Equality Campaign

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Photos from a stunning new Iranian campaign called "Kurdish Men for Equality" are making the blogosphere rounds. As Al-Jazeera reports, the Facebo...