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Elizabeth Tsurkov is a Research Fellow at the Forum for Regional Thinking, an Israeli-Palestinian think-tank, and a doctoral student at Princeton University's politics department. Tsurkov has worked as a consultant with the Atlantic Council, International Crisis Group, and the European Institute for Peace, among other places.
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Blood and Belief
The PKK and the Kurdish Fight for Independence
by Aliza Marcus (Mar 31, 2009)
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The Kurds, who number some 28 million people in the Middle East, have no country they can call their own. Long ignored by the West, Kurds are now highly visible actors on the world's political stage. More than half live in Turkey, where the Kurdish struggle has gained new strength and attention since the U.S. overthrow of Saddam Hussein in neighbor...
Elizabeth Tsurkov
May 24, 2019
Really enjoyed @AlizaMarcus' book on the PKK's founding, armed struggle and politics. A must-read for anyone interested in the PKK or wishes to understand the underpinnings of the Rojava project.     source
The Grapes of Wrath
by John Steinbeck (Mar 28, 2006)
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression, a book that galvanizedand sometimes outragedmillions of readers. First published in 1939, Steinbecks Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads-driven from their homestead and f...
Elizabeth Tsurkov
Jun 10, 2019
@Maysaloon great book!     source
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