On Ferguson’s Verdict, Violence and Colonial Conditioning

On Ferguson’s Verdict, Violence and Colonial Conditioning

The Ferguson verdict will be added as a generational marker in America’s long racial history and the inability or lack of intention to end the plague of racism. | MORE

by Dr. HATEM BAZIAN

Afrin and Kobane: Are they part of Turkey?

Afrin and Kobane: Are they part of Turkey?

It is no secret anymore that the new strategy implemented by Turkey along with the crisis in Syria prioritizes the long term gains for the people rather than short term... | MORE

by MURAT HAZINE

From Ferguson to Israel: The rise of the repressive military-corporate state (2/3)

From Ferguson to Israel: The rise of the repressive military-corporate state (2/3)

In her gory yet brilliant 9-minute music video from 2010 ironically entitled “Born Free”, the British rapper and activist M.I.A. projects the chilling vision of a repressive, society dominated by militarized security forces brutally subjugating their own populations. | MORE

by Dr. ALAIN GABON

Criticizing Erdogan through Pope

Criticizing Erdogan through Pope

The Vatican has confirmed that Pope Francis will visit Turkey on 3-day official visit from November 28 to 30. His itinerary will be exactly same with the earlier... | MORE

by Prof. Dr. ALI MURAT YEL

The ‘Terrorist’ Designation Game:  A Tool to Consolidate Power and Saving Islam from Islam!

The ‘Terrorist’ Designation Game: A Tool to Consolidate Power and Saving Islam from Islam!

On November 15, 2014 as part of new broader initiative to combat terrorism, the United Arab Emirates government designated 82 terrorist organizations that will be subject to the newly issued anti-terrorism law. As expected, the UAE’s own Muslim Brotherhood... | MORE

by Dr. HATEM BAZIAN

The End of Euphemism

The End of Euphemism

After Washington’s strategy of allied airstrikes against IS proved futile, the dusty idea of a political settlement, unwillingly come to the mind and the tempo of finding... | MORE

by MUHANNAD ATTAJ

Is US switching axis or president?

Is US switching axis or president?

Let us be honest, even at the time when the Assad regime showed signs of softening, US officials were making intimidating comments. The US sent a diplomatic... | MORE

by HALIME KOKCE

Old Turkey's war, new Turkey's peace

Old Turkey's war, new Turkey's peace

Firat Erez had an interview with Turkish prosecutor Ahmet Aslan on the Ak Party government's Kurdish-Turkish peace initiative and the conflict in the past. | MORE

by FIRAT EREZ

What Goes Around Comes Around!

What Goes Around Comes Around!

The pressure raised by the EU leaders and Barack Obama on Vladimir Putin during the G20 summit in Brisbane is exemplary. The media is full of news... | MORE

by ERGIN YAMAN

Ankara restructures Kurdish-Turkish peace process

Ankara restructures Kurdish-Turkish peace process

The street protests that took place in southeast Turkey on Oct. 6-7 and the violent events escalated by the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) led the government... | MORE

by KURTULUS TAYİZ

Action plan against middle income trap

Action plan against middle income trap

Turkey became the 17th largest economy of the world by making correct use of its capacity in the past 12-14 years. The country first put the banking system... | MORE

by MARKAR ESAYAN

I Don’t Fit in This Box: Challenging Whiteness and Heteronormativity on Applications

I Don’t Fit in This Box: Challenging Whiteness and Heteronormativity on Applications

Applications always seem bureaucratic and tedious, the accepted process of formalizing entry into an organization or school. Male/Female. White/African American/Latino. | MORE

by SHAWNDEEZ DAVARI JADALI

 
  

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