There are over 7000 women fighters on the border of Northern Syria. These women are collectively known as the YPJ or the Women's Protection Unit, an all-women unit. They are fighting on the front line against IS / Daesh. To build a new society in Rojava, they are forced to defend themselves. Until recently I was unaware of their existence.

'Afraid Of Women' was produced in a short time of the moment
: Refragmented / Sources sampled: BBC news, Günther Steinmeier , PBS NewsHour / Mastered by AGF:

Background : The New York Times ' A Dream of Secular Utopia in ISIS' backyard'




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