NSW Supreme Court judge Lucy McCallum discharged the jury on December 6 after it failed to agree on a verdict in the trial of Kurdish journalist Renas Lelikan on “foreign fighter” charges under Australia’s draconian “anti-terrorism” laws.
International Woman's Day Film Night - Fear us Woman and Woman at War.
Resistance Centre, Level 5, 407 Swanston Street, Melbourne (opp RMIT), 6:30 pm (dinner from 6 pm).
Entry by donation.
Green Left Weekly will be hosting a double screening of Fear us Woman and Woman at War. Both documentaries explore the millitary and ideological struggle waged by Kurdish woman in Syria from the YPG who are at the forefront of the fight against ISIS and the woman-led feminist revolution unfolding in the autonomous regions of Northern Syria.