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Kurdish women's movement🌺 Political Sociologist, literally✌🏽 RT/Follows ≠ endorsement Views my own.

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Joined Twitter 10/12/19


Merkel & others know what Erdoğan is doing in Syria, yet they sponsor the normalization of occupation, displacement… https://t.co/l51o4jfqd1 @EvinRabeDerenge Gelek spas dikim 🌺💕silavên germ„Bi perspektîfa Jineolojiyê, min fêm kir ku bê ziman, mirov dûrî civaka xwe dimîne. Bi windakirina zimanekî, mirov… https://t.co/7F6sbSZol1
Retweeted by Dilar Dirikso many practices inculcated from youth are a result of widespread fear––rinsing chopsticks and bowls with hot wate… https://t.co/e2Kil5ENz8
Retweeted by Dilar Dirikso many of us in hong kong grew up with the collective trauma of SARS––specifically, the way the govt withheld info… https://t.co/biwhk1dvxU
Retweeted by Dilar DirikScientists had warned about the earthquake risk but their projects were rejected. There's a long history of neglec… https://t.co/V515Lb4BPVi spoke to @vanessa_vash about being cropped from a photo published by AP alongside four climate activists. She sai… https://t.co/OQMLnjhFki
Retweeted by Dilar DirikDeath toll up to 20 after strong earthquake jolts eastern Turkey https://t.co/QnaG5bqtcF https://t.co/T7BIlOqnzE
Retweeted by Dilar DirikHas anyone written anything serious about the co-optation of young women of color into NGOs, international institut… https://t.co/jioNzXVyxH
1/25
2020
A few years ago, like many young people from Northern Kurdistan, I didn't speak any Kurdish as a result of systemat… https://t.co/Ah4XqOXkslKürtçe bilmemek kader değildir. Bir kaç sene önce öğrenmeye başladım ve bugün ilk defa anadilimde yazdığım bir maka… https://t.co/k5NfiPIabAHûn jî jiyana xwe "mestir" bikin! https://t.co/Q3K6UAYJ5k
Retweeted by Dilar DirikNow online, listen to the podcast of Wednesday’s seminar by @Dlrdrk1 on ‘Kurdish women's knowledge of the state: fr… https://t.co/VQKjkzF8wU
Retweeted by Dilar DirikDilar Dirik, li Ingilîstanê, li Zanîngeha Oxford li Navenda Lêkolînên Penaberan, lêkolîner û dersdar e. Bi vê nivî… https://t.co/qMiGmH0p0p
Retweeted by Dilar Dirik @greenleftweekly hello, thank you for your great work. I have just emailed your photo editor team, could you please check my message?Weke gelek kesên li derdora min, min jî herdem ev gotinê pirrcarî dikir: “Belê, rojekê, ez ê xwe fêr bikim!” Lê ew… https://t.co/Guwh76hJqm
1/24
2020
@decolonialatlas Another thing I learned today: Formerly enslaved Roma arrived in Norway in the late 19th century.… https://t.co/yHbbQRSOXcI spoke to a TFSA fighter in Libya who had no idea who he’d be fighting there. “Call us mercenaries or whatever, bu… https://t.co/3CVhKHfoVT
Retweeted by Dilar DirikThis website is incredibly eye-opening! It challenges our colonized perception of the world, its nature and people,… https://t.co/q4Cs0HU09TI am preparing for my first lecture for my class on “Statelessness: Politics, Knowledge, Resistance” tomorrow and I… https://t.co/FrK1qvPr3L
1/23
2020
Kurdish women brought flowers to my seminar at @UniofOxford today. Flowers are the opposite of bureaucratic, disci… https://t.co/jDmLDemGQqAt 5pm today, @Dlrdrk1 will give a seminar on ‘Kurdish women’s knowledge of the state: from the guerrilla to the re… https://t.co/tVkap4XrIy
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1/22
2020
#WirSindAlleZozan aber wir sind auch ihre Kinder! Ohne unsere politisch aktiven Mütter wäre meine Generation junger… https://t.co/copmGwJImxGermany's criminalization of the Kurdish community=harassment. Tomorrow Zozan may lose custody over her 5 children… https://t.co/f69IqULD2SToday @DanielZeichner & I went to @ukhomeoffice to hand deliver the open letter signed by 2000 academics. An employ… https://t.co/Tq7XsNkbVq
Retweeted by Dilar DirikTomorrow! 🙏🏾 https://t.co/2W8jy3YrRo
1/21
2020
Despite protests from activists, Turkey built the Ilisu Dam. The 12,000-year-old town of Hasankeyf is about to be f… https://t.co/xUCkppfpC4
Retweeted by Dilar DirikProtests across North and East Syria mark two years since Turkey launched its invasion and occupation of Afrin. I… https://t.co/2U02eB6U0r
Retweeted by Dilar DirikThis term our Wednesday public seminars focus on 'Feminism, Categorisation and Forced Migration'. Seminars begin 22… https://t.co/HoYRwxJsGH
Retweeted by Dilar Dirik @fgeerdink @ismail_kupeli @ShainaOppenheim @derfreitag Der Titel geht gar nicht😕
1/20
2020
Indigenous peoples are always invited to talk about how traumatised we are... ...only to have that used against u… https://t.co/gX5TINgHTg
Retweeted by Dilar DirikIf you are in Oxford on Wednesday & curious about state theories developed by Kurdish guerrilla women in the mounta… https://t.co/b0oCIFL4M31- 13 years ago on this day Hrant Dink, editor in chief of Armenian-Turkish newspaper Agos, was assassinated in bro… https://t.co/PaSYrn31MH
Retweeted by Dilar Dirik“Your hope and dreams is our legacy”: Ahead of the 13th anniversary of Hrant Dink’s assassination, Osman Kavala, Se… https://t.co/ZIcPSABcO6
Retweeted by Dilar DirikThe women of the autonomous women's village Jinwar - temporarily forced out of their homes by Turkish bombing - are… https://t.co/qV2PvoRYhD
Retweeted by Dilar DirikThe Displaced people of Afrin in "Sardam and Berkhadan" IDP camps are protesting on the second anniversary of the T… https://t.co/rElfeNwSom
Retweeted by Dilar DirikTurkish state TV reports about the looting of 22 ancient-looking Hebrew language leather books in the areas under T… https://t.co/7ctmSoJTpH
1/19
2020
Former German Minister for Foreign Affairs and former Vice-Chancellor @sigmargabriel claims Germany has never been… https://t.co/khlqAm93fRPlaying the "both sides are bad" game, which unfortunately many liberals helped realize, the state is trying to int… https://t.co/CIHARjoS1wYears ago, trials started in Germany against ppl who shared the also listed YPJ flag on FB. The flag represents wom… https://t.co/OgB2niqaR4Example: the Kurdish movement is one of the biggest social movements in Europe. How many progressive Europeans know… https://t.co/xPPAnyd4vbStates don't have morality, they have laws and they have political and economic interests. Those who challenge thes… https://t.co/RPsnEscYBx🇮🇹The Italian Supreme Court confirmed today that I shouldn't have been arrested in June for saving lives. This is… https://t.co/tqfR7HQBNX
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1/18
2020
Seminar at Oxford University titled "Kurdish women’s knowledge of the state: from the guerrilla to the refugee camp… https://t.co/Yc8nO2euO5
Retweeted by Dilar DirikDestroying nature&history is part of Turkey's war concept in Kurdistan: "Almost two weeks ago the raising dam rese… https://t.co/EiaB402jXDOccupation & ecocide go hand in hand. After forcibly displacing 300,000 people from Afrin, banning return, destroyi… https://t.co/iigY1mA6ljRape and torture: UN-backed report reveals plight of Syrian children https://t.co/zWnOJgG3W2
1/17
2020
Syrian-Kurdish authorities responsible for Islamic State refugee camps are likely to deny any UK request to repatri… https://t.co/d10hkz6v4w
Retweeted by Dilar DirikTurkey is getting away with occupation, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and human rights abuses because it uses EU mon… https://t.co/kl5R1nkswNGreat article by my friend & fellow sociologist @asiyaislam on the Home Office's #HostileEnvironment and its impact… https://t.co/uYG1GdFBwY
1/16
2020
Es ist völlig rätselhaft, warum die regelmäßigen Luftangriffe auf mitten im Irak gelegene Jesidengebiete durch die… https://t.co/RNNFDMKqKo
Retweeted by Dilar DirikThinking of Angela Davis saying “I have a hard time accepting diversity as a synonym for justice. Diversity is a co… https://t.co/a0hRZr9Ule
Retweeted by Dilar Dirik101 years ago today, #RosaLuxemburg was murdered in cold blood by reactionary, nationalist goons. Our co-produced m… https://t.co/Wdoh6Zym4R
Retweeted by Dilar Dirik“Turkish goods become money, which become bullets, which kill our children and help Turkey occupy our lands."… https://t.co/lvg5MHdda4
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1/15
2020
Gelo hejmara wan çiqas e? Anyone know numbers? https://t.co/1d4JOuv0GF"Syria: Atrocities and rights violations by the Syrian-Russian military alliance, non-state armed groups, and other… https://t.co/sV3B0jxYeb"Turkish authorities unlawfully deported some Syrians from Istanbul& other provinces to Syria, incl after coercing… https://t.co/YgcgQzPDPUThe “Middle East” has been an unstable western construction for over a century. The @UNC illustrated what the US, U… https://t.co/nDeqTZue7t
Retweeted by Dilar DirikI have the pleasure of convening our seminar series this term, join @Dlrdrk1, Menaal Munshey, @Vicky_Canning,… https://t.co/m9TdaDLEMg
Retweeted by Dilar Dirik @thejilswani I am Alevi. There isn't much out there, but this is good: https://t.co/XZIRkIDjPp
1/14
2020
#DengbideGeleMexmur #MakhmourRefugeeCamp #Mexmûrdibindorpêçêdeye https://t.co/leULNIiBxA
Retweeted by Dilar DirikNext week I give a seminar at @refugeestudies of @UniofOxford: "Kurdish women’s knowledge of the state: from the gu… https://t.co/73Gn3ypBLSThe Turkish government, which backs the militia, did not respond to our requests for comment. Ahrar Al Sharqiya dis… https://t.co/kADmNRoHML
Retweeted by Dilar DirikHer autopsy found that she was shot more than 20 times, and had both her legs broken indicating severe physical ass… https://t.co/gjPgAAxNaZ
Retweeted by Dilar DirikOur investigation found that Hevrin was still alive on that day when her car was stopped. Audio forensics by us of… https://t.co/Dt0Acnt1mY
Retweeted by Dilar DirikA BBC Arabic investigation has uncovered compelling evidence suggesting the Syrian-Kurdish political leader, Hevrin… https://t.co/mT4M2iOQmQSyrian-Kurdish politician Hevrin Khalaf was killed on 12 October 2019 A Turkish-backed Syrian rebel force was acc… https://t.co/y9ZDmPok33
Retweeted by Dilar Dirik @jsf_ysf Perfect! Gelek spas 🌺
1/13
2020
Follow @AuschwitzMuseum to remember every day to say #NeverAgain... one human story at a time. https://t.co/Z3OmUITyDd @pol_mauri Just followed you, many thanks for this!Activist friends, especially feminists: besides anthropological self-reflexivity sort of arguments, do you have tex… https://t.co/5kMr7M9SFY"Introducing Manus Prison Theory: Knowing Border Violence" - looking forward to this amazing event by @BorderCrimhttps://t.co/EPkWkPSkzP
1/12
2020
@JirzanR Zor spas! Gelek balkêş e... Silav û rez.
1/11
2020
@Zelalokee Ji hevalek li Rojava fer bûm😅Oh my xwedê🌺 Tu hij gund yan bajara dikî? 😍 https://t.co/Tpq7yyjOJL @dayikaduzarok @wikiferheng Gelek spas🌺 @mount_ararat @wikiferheng Spas dikim!Koka etîmolojîk a peyva "perwerde" çi ye? Mirov dikare beje "perwerî" giredaye hiskirin û parastinê ye yan? Bi ingl… https://t.co/GNYneTZPbtIf you want to understand the revolutionary Kurdish women’s movement today, understanding Sakine Cansız is crucial.… https://t.co/JGHuzSvayl"The silence lasted for days, dead silence, even during the evenings. Had the daily beatings become so routine that… https://t.co/R9Byiq4c0a
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1/10
2020
Seven years ago Sakine Cansiz and two comrades were murdered in cold blood in Paris. In a blogpost for @Plutobooks,… https://t.co/WqRF0a1van
Retweeted by Dilar DirikTu wateya yekitiyê nine dema kû em dibînin dorpêç li ser Wargeha Mexmur berdewam dike..
Retweeted by Dilar Dirik7 years ago on this day, Sakine Cansız, Fidan Doğan and Leyla Şaylemez were murdered in Paris on the order of the T… https://t.co/LNc6UfNj1B
1/9
2020
By employing such extremist proxies with brutal reputations against the Kurdish forces in Syria, Turkey - empowered… https://t.co/NgDfIMGJDfThis report is important because it shows evidence of one major instance in which armed forces organized, trained a… https://t.co/R5QwdtGAyi📺BBC Arabic TV just released an investigative documentary on the assassination of Kurdish politician & women’s acti… https://t.co/7fQlhQmiUZIts almost 5am here I just spoke to some of my friends at #Bardarash camp which is housing more than 11,000 refugee… https://t.co/0wP73T0H0n
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1/8
2020
#BREAKING: #Iran IRGC statement: "We warn all allied countries of the US that if attacks are launched from bases in… https://t.co/YCBwEhSSKX
Retweeted by Dilar DirikFrom senior US military source in Iraq: “Under missile attack from Iran. These are either cruise missiles or short… https://t.co/tl1AhE5Vtw
Retweeted by Dilar DirikHistoric. Internationalism in the 21st century is not solidarity between states, but between communities, women, mo… https://t.co/uOdntvSZyVSorrow and rage 💔 Ecocide feeds ecocide. https://t.co/wjmt0fkzSyA remarkable interview with Kurdish artist @sherohinde on the song "Şervano", which was produced as the Turkish arm… https://t.co/zb33A99gKtWe're looking to understand how five years of the Prevent duty has shaped universities. Are you a student or staff… https://t.co/ymSXMUHLaa
Retweeted by Dilar DirikAlso, Kurdish survival, rights and liberation are closely tied to the Kurds' relationship to their neighbours. This… https://t.co/otpq552R8y
1/7
2020
@mirror_miranda Maybe a few people will like the Kurds more, but there's little reason to think US strategy will ch… https://t.co/2dq4nQTWBL @ElezizBotan Liberal democratic frameworks (which also don't necessarily offer actual pluralism) didn't exist mille… https://t.co/NxEHOMBuCo @mirror_miranda It's not about one single media appearance. There are many similar statements like this that collec… https://t.co/kLTZuZ9ALZKurds may be many things, but they definitely aren't a monolithic lump of brown people that naturally enjoy being i… https://t.co/79z6wklVriSources inside the Turkish-backed Syrian factions tell me that in exchange for fighting in Libya, fighters are bein… https://t.co/x66VGME1DH
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1/6
2020

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