Poets Rise Up!

https://www.facebook.com/events/372354760106710/

#ArtActionHubVan

We acknowledge that this event is held on the traditional, unceded territories of the səlil̓wətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) & xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations. The ancestral land of the Coast Salish People. Thank you for allowing us to be on your land

You are all invited to our event this weekend: https://sites.google.com/view/art-action-hub-vancouver/events/PoetsRiseUp?authuser=0

Poet Rise Up is part of (Art Action Hub, Vancouver)
Come and listen to poets: Elee Kraljii GardinerRajdeep DhaliwalRita Wong … @Brandy Liên Worrall-Soriano & myself the MC Lozan Yamolky
Poets will read poems about climate change and about our beautiful planet so come and listen and be inspired. The poets will bring their published books and chapbooks so come support, local artists.

Come early and mingle.

https://www.facebook.com/events/372354760106710/Chloe is a two-time John Oliver Secondary School award-winning Graphics Student of the Year. She is an amazing young artist who made this flyer you see posted. Thank you, young lady.


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Holy Wow Poets Canada

An old photo of me performing in my backyard ( Arabian Dance ) in 2013 in Maple Ridge

Tomorrow, is Thursday September 5th and it is the
Holy Wow Poetic Pasta Recital
(I will be the featured poet plus there will be Open Mic)
Location:
Pitt Meadows Golf Course (Anderson Room)
13615 Harris Rd, Pitt Meadows BC V3Y 2R8

Thursday September 5th, 2019 At: 6:00pm
Join us for Pasta Night: Delicious Pasta Buffet
$22.95 + Drinks + Gratuity & Tax/person.

As much as I wish to read poetry, tell stories & perform, I can only do one of those things tomorrow 🙂
I can’t wait to see many of my friends there plus my dear uncle Serwan Yamolky will be there and I can’t wait to share poems from my third collection of poetry ( Dreamers Needed ) https://binged.it/2ZL6S79

there is a slight chance that I may surprise them and do dance 🙂
Watch this clip of my uncle’s music soooo sweeeeet

Ezidiis Genocide Remembrance Even Wednesday August 14th, 2019 at 6:45pm-8:30pm in Vancouver

On behalf of the Kurdish House , I would like to invite you to attend: Ezidiis Genocide Remembrance Event
I will be the MC of the event with line up of incredible speakers.

Please come and bring friends and family on Wednesday August 14th, 2019 at 6:45pm-8:30pm
Location:
Simon Fraser University
—SFU Downtown Campus (Room 7000)
555 W. Hastings St. Vancouver | BC V6B 1M1

This event is taking place on the traditional, unceded territories

of the səlil̓wətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish)

& xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.

ماڵی كورد، یادی پێنجەمین ساڵڕۆژی جینۆسایدی كوردانی ئێزیدی دەكاتەوە ، لەڤانكۆڤەر -كەنەدا بەهاوکاری و سپۆنسەری زانكۆی( ئێس ئێف یوو )
لە مەراسیمێكی تایبەتدا، یادی جینۆسایدی كوردە ئێزدییەکان بەرز ڕادەگرێ.

ڕۆژی 14-8-2019 ماڵی كورد ،لیژنەی جینۆسایدو ئەنفال، لەشاری فانکۆڤەر/کەنەدا، مەراسیمێکی تایبەت بەجینۆسایدی كوردە ئێزدییەکان سازدەکات.
لەم مەراسیمەدا، چەندین خەڵکی شارەزاو پسپۆر، بەشداری دەکەن و قسەوباس و لێكۆڵینەوە دەکەن، لە ڕووی سیاسی ، کلتووری ،کۆمەڵایەتی و دەروونیەکانی تاوانەکە.
تیشک دەخەنە سەر زۆر لایەنی شاراوەی تاوانەکە، هەڵوێست گرتن لەسەر نامرۆڤانەترین و وەحشیانەترین ڕەفتاری داعش، دەرهەق بە ژنان ، منداڵان ،كوڕو كچان و پیاوان و بەساڵاچوانی كوردی ئێزدی لەوێنەیەكی تراژیدیادا، دەخەنە ڕوو .
ماڵی كورد، داوا لەڕەوەندی كوردی شاری فانکۆفەرو دەوروبەری دەكات، كە لەم مەراسیمە تایبەت و گرنگەدا ئامادەبن و ڕۆڵیان هەبێت .
Honour us with your presence!
On behalf of the Kurdish House , we would like to invite you to attend: Kurdish Eezidi Genocide Remembrance Event .
شوێن. و كاتی مەراسیمەكە :
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Location : Simon Fraser University
—SFU Downtown Campus ( Room 7000 )
Address: 555 W. Hastings St. Vancouver BC
Date : Wednesday,August 14th ,2019
Time :7:15-9:00pm.
سوپاس بۆ ئامادەبوونتان
ماڵی كورد

All photos taken from google images. Non of the photos are mine. I am only using them to highlight the plight and the horror the Yezidi people suffered in the hand of isis

Copied information from Facebook:
Office statistics of the rescue of Yazidi abductees, stated below, as the result of the heinous crimes committed by the terrorists of the organization; Islamic State in Iraq and the Sham (ISIS). The numbers against the Yazidis, since 03-08-2014:
*These statistics are approved by the United Nations.
– The number of Yezidis in Iraq: 550,000 people.
– The number of people displaced by an invasion is approximately 360,000.
– The number of martyrs in the first days of the invasion 1,293.
The number of orphans produced by the invasion: 2,745.
– The number of mass graves discovered in Shingal has so far been 80. In addition to dozens of individual cemetery sites.
– The number of religious shrines that have been bombed by: 68.
– The number of those who emigrated outside the country is estimated at more than 100,000.

*Number of abductees 6,417. Of which:
Females: 3,548
Males: 2,869

*The numbers of survivors following the tragedy is as follows:

Total: 3509 of which:
Women: 1192
Men: 337
Girls: 1033
Boys: 947

Missing to now: 2908
Female: 1323
Males: 1585

According to the statistics of the Office of the rescue of the kidnapped Yezidis, and their sources approved, where the last update on
01 -08 -2019.

This event is taking place on the traditional, unceded territories
of the səәlil̓wəәtaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish)