"The Kurdish people have come to the center stage in world politics as never before, not primarily as victims, but as courageous and determined fighters for national rights. … The U.S. rulers have alternately doled out aid with an eyedropper to Kurdish nationalist groups, and then abruptly cut off this backing, depending on Washington’s shifting relations with regimes in the area.”—Jack Barnes
• 1945: When U.S. Troops said “No!” by Mary-Alice Waters
• Lessons from the Iran-Iraq War by Samad Sharif
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