24 March 2017
By Hollie McKay
"According to Zach Medeiros, co-chair of Socialist Party USA
International Relations, the endeavors of the revolutionists – both
native and newcomer – are for the most part, to be admired.
'Hundreds of foreign, non-Kurdish volunteers have
joined the YPG/YPJ in their fight, and a number of them have paid with
their lives, while others have been unjustly prosecuted for their
actions upon returning to their home countries,' Medeiros told Fox News. 'I think there is a certain element of naivety in this phenomenon,
especially among those who don’t seriously consider what they’re getting
into. On the other hand, it’s also an inspiring display of
internationalism. It takes a tremendous amount of courage to put your
life on the line for another people’s struggle....'"