Tag: Turkey


Erdogan closing the doors on Turkish society

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan continued his domestic and foreign war on his opposition by closing the newspaper Zaman this week. Police raided Zaman’s Istanbul offices hours after a court ruling …

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Turkish elections and Political Islam

The Turkish AKP (Justice and Development Party) will face an insurmountable opposition from the Turkish people in this coming election. Erdogan’s decade long attempts at creating an Islamic hegemony in …

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Erdogan’s war on Kurds

The current president of Turkey, Erdogan, has assiduously defended bombing the Kurdish people in Syria by roiling reality on the ground with the guise of fighting against ISIS. However, it …

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