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In the Times of War and Peace: Kurdish Women's Activism in Turkey

Kroc Institute Visiting Research Fellow Nisa Göksel examines the historical conditions in which the war broke out between the Turkish state and Kurdistan Workers’ Party and explores how Kurdish women perform their activism around peace at the local and national scales of politics.

October 24, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

In the Times of War and Peace: Kurdish Women's Activism in Turkey

The History and Politics of Human Shielding

Neve Gordon discusses the dramatic increase of urban warfare, including insurgency and counterinsurgency, that inevitably entails civilians frequently occupying the front lines of the fighting and being framed as weapons of war.

November 14, 2017

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C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The History and Politics of Human Shielding