Dilar Dirik

Dilar Dirik

Politics

Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women

The media frenzy over the women fighting ISIL is bizarre, myopic, orientalist and cheapens an import

Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women

War & Conflict

The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State

Why are Kurds, who displayed the most efficient resistance against the Islamic State, labelled as te

The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State