Is Islam a Violent Religion? (1/2)

Is Islam a Violent Religion? (1/2)

Because of certain recent geopolitical events (Algeria’s “Black Decade”, 9-11, the rise of ISIS) in the MENA region but also because of the systematic biases and double standards in media coverage and political discourse, two negative ideas... | MORE

by Dr. ALAIN GABON

Pakistan Resolution 75 Years On: How wide is the Gap between the Dream and Reality?

Pakistan Resolution 75 Years On: How wide is the Gap between the Dream and Reality?

Seventy five years have passed since Pakistan Resolution was adopted in Lahore on March 23, 1940. Ten years earlier poet-philosopher... | MORE

by ABDULLAH AL-AHSAN

Follow the money: 74 senators’ letter to Kerry initiated by Gulen movement

Follow the money: 74 senators’ letter to Kerry initiated by Gulen movement

74 senators wrote a letter to the US Secretary of State John Kerry about the “so-called” media freedom in Turkey. In a chain of conversations... | MORE

by SAADET ORUC

Pioneering change in Somalia

Pioneering change in Somalia

A panel elaborating on Turkey’s foreign policy in Somalia debating whether it is humanitarian or strategic with speeches from Dr Kani Torun, Abdurrahman Sharif... | MORE

by ERGIN YAMAN

Case of three young British girls that joined ISIS

Case of three young British girls that joined ISIS

As the three runaway British girls that joined ISIS in Syria had excited those who want to make Turkey the scapegoat for passage of girls over... | MORE

by NIHAL BENGISU KARACA

Blockupy: Why in Frankfurt, why against neoliberalism?

Blockupy: Why in Frankfurt, why against neoliberalism?

A demonstration organized by the “Blockupy” movement to protest against the policies of the European Central Bank (ECB) is nothing new... | MORE

by Dr. CEMIL ERTEM

Netanyahu Wins Elections, Israel Loses Creditability

Netanyahu Wins Elections, Israel Loses Creditability

Results from Israeli elections indicate a victory for Benjamin Netanyahu and the right wing Likud party. The early announcement after 99.5% of the ballots were counted showed Netanyahu’s Likud wining 29-30 seats, the Zionist Union... | MORE

by Dr. HATEM BAZIAN

Five Islamic Philosophers every Muslim must read

Five Islamic Philosophers every Muslim must read

Islamic intellectual culture suffers from a philosophy deficit. While there are a few philosophical thinkers in the Muslim World today none of them... | MORE

by Dr. MUQTEDAR KHAN

‘New’ beginning for Turks and Kurds

‘New’ beginning for Turks and Kurds

March 21 is a symbolic day with regard to the Kurdish movement. Kurdish politics turned this day, which is observed by the peoples as “Newroz”... | MORE

by KURTULUS TAYİZ

ISIS middleman turns out Canadian agent

ISIS middleman turns out Canadian agent

Scandalous accusations surfaced last week regarding the three British girls that crossed into Syria over Turkey. As it is well known, the media... | MORE

by MARKAR ESAYAN

 
  

Commentaries