Open Letter to President Talabani, 5/21/09
Yassin Aref's New Year's Letter, January, 2009
Open Letter to President Barzani, 10/15/08
Letter Written for Albany March, 8/22/08 (read by Kathy Manley), and for Muslim Innocence conference, 8/23/08
I Am Not Surprised, 7/7/08
In the Shade of a Tree, 5/14/08
Honest Mistake, 5/5/08
Expert Testimony, 4/11/08
Hypocrites – Men With Two Faces, 3/27/08
A Century Behind, 2/24/08
One Day and Every Day, 1/13/08
Islam And Humanity, 1/28/08
Proverbs from Kurdistan, 1/22/08, To know a nation you have to read its history, study its culture and understand its situation. One of the goals of my web site is to help you to appreciate Kurdistan – the largest “stateless” nation in the world.
One Day and Every Day, 1/1/08, description of daily life in prison in the CMU, Communications Management Unit
Another Opportunity Lost 12/8/07 - People from Albany, NY, have been attempting to visit Yassin Aref in prison. Since May, 2007, he has had only two visits.
Visiting the Dentist, 11/24/07, description of dental care at the CMU, Communications Management Unit
Dead Life In A Political Prison - At great risk to himself, Yassin Aref describes the interior of his federal cage... an Albanyweblog exclusive report, 10/14/07.