Dilar Dirik

activist and PhD candidate
Dilar Dirik is an activist of the Kurdish Women’s Movement and a PhD candidate at the Department of Sociology at University of Cambridge, Cambridge. She regularly writes on the Kurdish freedom movement for international media outlets.


Special forces of the Women’s Defense
Special forces of the Women’s Defense Units (YPJ) look out over their training camp situated near Qamişlo, part of a 2014 photo series by Jonas Staal, titled Anatomy of a Revolution — Rojava, and published in The New World Academy Reader #5: Stateles

New World Academy Reader #5: Stateless Democracy