I Have Never Been Afraid of Death

A Letter from political prisoner Ehsan Fattahian, two days before his execution Last ray of sun at sunset, is the path that I want to write on, The sound of leaves under my feet, say to me: Let yourself fall, ...

Kurdish Hunger For Freedom

Adelaide Kurdish Community Protest in solidarity with Hunger strikers in Turkey "We are here today to protest in solidarity with the 10,000 Kurdish political prisoners in Turkey who are on indefinite hunger st...

The Language of Health Starts with Hygiene

This article was originally written for and published by Awat Newspaper. According to Oxford dictionaries the definition of Hygiene is “conditions or practices conducive to maintaining health and preventing dis...

Cigerxwîn

Kîme Ez? 1973 Who am I? Who am I, you ask ? The Kurd of Kurdistan, a lively volcano, fire and dynamite in the face of enemy. When furious, I shake the mountains, the sparks of my anger are death to my foes. Who...

The Recovery Road to a Sane Nation

This article was originally written for and published by Awat Newspaper. In my last article The Suicidal Truth I spoke about the problem of Suicide in Kurdistan, this article will focus more broadly on general...

Mamosta Hejar

Tu Ji Kê Derê Yî Ji Elezîz, Bedlîs û Mêrdînê, Zaza û Miks û Kilîs û Efrînê, Dersîm, Erzirom, Erzinganê, Bayîzd û Sêrt û Wanê, Meletê, Dorinde û Bostan, Diyarbekir û Cizîra Botan, Westan û Xozat û Palo, Mûş û C...

Where The Sun Rises and My Soul Rests

"Kurdistan had not only suffered difficult times during the revolution. Now it was also feeling strangled by the Iranian embargo on the Kurdish region. Therefore, it became necessary to administer and impose or...

The Suicidal Truth

This article was originally written for and published by Awat Newspaper. The incidence of suicide in Kurdistan has been significantly increasing, especially in females and youth, over the last few years to a po...

A Cancerous Kurdistan

Cancer covers a wide range of diseases, all which involve unregulated cell growth. Cancer is one of the leading causes of death and a disease which is of gradual increase all over the world. It also happens to ...