In eastern Syria, the war against ISIS is being waged by a feminist army. But what’s driving young Kurdish women to take up arms, knowing they may never return?
Breaking down the phenomenon of ‘jihadi girl power’ – a transgressive subculture that has little to do with religion and everything to do with escapism.
From propaganda videos and parliamentary statements to opinion pieces like this, war makes combatants of us all. But where does the truth lie, asks Michael Fordham.