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...

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 ...

“Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby”

 This article was originally written for and published by Awat Newspaper.  In my previous article about the dangers of a potential HIV epidemic in South Kurdistan I spoke about the use of prevention, of such di...

Potential HIV Epidemic Swept Under the Rug

Although regular reports on regional statistics in South Kurdistan are almost non-existent, there are reports which claim that the number of people infected with HIV have increased from 2 to 107 in the past few...

Unity Video

When I was brain-storming ways in which I would approach the Kurdish youth community here in Adelaide to inspire and motivate the youth to get involved in establishing a youth group, I was completely at loss. F...

My Prisoner

Today in Turkey there are over 10,000 political prisoners. The news in Turkey is flooded with hundreds more being arrested from day to day based on innate chargers and anonymous witness accounts. It seems as th...