Berxam (My Lambkin)


“This song is for all the mothers who are looking forward to their children … 47 days of hunger strike in Turkey!” — Sakina Teyna

Music and lyrics by Sakina Teyna. Click here to read the lyrics in Kurdish, English, and German. For more information about the Kurdish prisoners’ hunger strike, see Memed Boran, “The Kurdish Hunger Strike in Turkey’s Jails!” (13 October 2012); and follow the hashtag #TwitterKurds.