Latif Tas is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow at SOAS, University of London. He has been writing on legal pluralism, diaspora mobilization, transnationalism, gender, conflict and peace in Europe and Middle East, with special reference to Kurds and Turks. He is author of Legal Pluralism in Action: Dispute Resolution and the Kurdish Peace Committee (Ashgate 2014). His research project on gender and alternative dispute resolution has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant agreement No 703201. SOAS (London), Syracuse University (New York) and MPI for Social Anthropology (Halle) are hosts of his research.
Published in: Can Europe Make It?Regimes of evil: colonization continues
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Kurdish women’s battle continues against state and patriarchy, says first female co-mayor of Diyarbakir. Interview
After this military coup, the government may use this as an excuse to strengthen their sexist, militarist and...
15 steps for Turkish-Kurdish peace
For a ‘one state solution’, and sustainable peace, political and constitutional changes need to be adopted,...
What kind of peace? The case of the Turkish and Kurdish peace process
Past experience suggests that this unclarity about the peace process may once again open the door for brutal conflict.