Between two Kurdistans: a Russian anthropologist’s journey in search of self-government

Kurdistan is the unofficial name of territories where Kurds form a majority of the population. These include large parts of modern-day Turkey, Iraq, Iran, and Syria

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UK. ‘ Yes, the Grenfell Tower fire is political – it’s a failure of many governments ‘  

“It is a truly terrifying thought but the Grenfell Action Group firmly believe that only a catastrophic event will expose the ineptitude and incompetence of our landlord, the KCTMO, and bring an end to the dangerous living conditions and neglect

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Cizre, Northern Kurdistan… After Tragedy – Farce…

Cizre. Evidence shows these were intentional massacres and deliberate executions that ‘cannot be explained only as a result of the fighting

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Gabriel Angel from Oslo: The FARC, special guests in Norway

I am part of a delegation of the FARC-EP that traveled to Scandinavia, formally invited by the government of Norway, with the approval of its Colombian pair

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Turkey Jails HDP MP Figen Yüksekdağ – AGAIN…

Figen Yüksekdağ and her co-chair Selahattin Demirtaş have been in jail since November 2016

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FERNANDO, ASALTADOR DEL COSMOS

Hemos recibido la noticia de la muerte del intellectual cubano Fernando Martinez Heredia. La redacion de Global Rights expresa su dolor para esa perdida

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Entre intimidación y criminalización: el caso de la protesta social en Costa Rica

Una marcada tendencia del aparato represivo del Estado en América Latina tiende, desde varios años, a considerar como delincuentes y a acusar por delitos penales a diversos líderes comunitarios, indígenas, campesinos, ecologistas, sindicales y estudiantiles

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The Struggle for Peace in Northern Kurdistan…

In amidst the deep silence of the western  media in the face of the violent suppression of Turkey’s Kurds

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The new Colombia: a difficult birth

If things continue this way amnesty and JEP could be brought to the ground, legal security for ex-guerrillas would disappear

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