Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Circassians in the Homeland and Abroad Being Transformed by the Internet, Kabard Says
Staunton, September 14 – The Internet is transforming Circassians both in the North Caucasus homeland where it is helping ever more of its members to insist on their identity as Circassians in the upcoming census and in the diaspora where it is bringing together many who had little contact before.
Both of these developments are welcome, Circassian activist Andzor Kabard says; but they raise challenges which no other national group has ever had to deal. The Circassians are currently being forced to “act in terra incognita given that they simply do not have any model to copy” (natpressru.info/index.php?newsid=12138). Read more