The tragic story of a Turkish family fleeing from persecution

On November 11, 2017, Greek media outlets reported that Greek authorities discovered bodies of three children on the northeast coast of the Aegean island...

Çağdaş Erdoğan’s Night Journey

Alone, those who know where they are going take to the road. If the days are uncertain, taking the road at night is easier...

Carlos Latuff: Erdoğan has been dragging Turkey into a dictatorship in...

Brazilian cartoonist Carlos Latuff is one of the prominent artists today who blends art with daily politics. His immediate artistic responses to the global...

The Cat Man of Aleppo is hopeful for the future of...

Mohammad Alaa Aljaleel, an ambulance driver from Aleppo, has been helping the disabled people and seniors people of Aleppo since the civil war broke out....

Victim claims he was tortured nearby Ankara Palace of Justice

A torture victim in Turkey claimed that he was tortured 100 meters away from the Palace of Justice in Ankara, the nation's capital. Cevheri Güven,...

Turkey, a U.S. ally, muzzles the media

By Abdülhamit Bilici (originally published in Miami Herald on July 25, 2017) Hidayet Karaca, one of 258 jailed journalists in Turkey, was the top executive...

Woman accused of being Gülenist by ex-husband in prison for 10...

Tuba Kaya, a 27-year-old reporter from the now-closed Zaman daily, was arrested on Sept. 19 after her ex-husband lodged a complaint claiming that she...

A Portrait of the Indictment as Judicial Porn

Your Honour, This sorry excuse for an indictment lacking in not only intelligence but also a respect for law is too feeble to draw the...

Remapping the global novel

How does literature respond to our changing experience of being in the world in the age of globalization? One answer to this question, popular...

George Szirtes: Turkey is ahead of Hungary in the race towards...

Hungarian-born British poet George Szirtes and Irish writer Colm Tóibín published an open letter to protest the Hungarian law that targets Central European University (CEU) which...