Western perceptions of YPG units as liberal havens misrepresent the group’s history

Western perceptions of YPG units as liberal havens misrepresent the group’s history

The Kurdish units have taken on an almost mythical status for being at the forefront of the fight against Daesh in Northern Syria, even being the subject of a Hulu series, but portraying them as a haven of progressive liberal values imposes a western lens on their practices.  Continue reading Western perceptions of YPG units as liberal havens misrepresent the group’s history