The Women's War •
iHeartRadio

The Women's War: A Utopia in Syria?

The Women's War

What would you do if the government collapsed? Over the last eight years, the men and women of North-East Syria have had a chance to answer that question for themselves. Using the political theories of an American anarchist and a Kurdish terrorist, they've built a feminist oasis in the middle of the world's most brutal war.

Music: "Bella Ciao" by Astronautalis (feat. Subp Yao & Rickolus)

Footnotes:

  • Bella Ciao: A “Kurdish Anthem” Made in Italy, Has Become a Global Sensation
  • The PKK: Coming Down from the Mountains (Rebels) 
  • Revolution in Rojava: Democratic Autonomy and Women's Liberation in Syrian Kurdistan
  • Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
    Read more
    00:0000:00