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The Criminalization of Critique in Erdogan’s Totalitarian Turkey

As Western leaders continue to yield to his hounding politics, Erdogan has become only more violent in his suppression of dissent within Turkey. In true totalitarian form, Ankara’s conception of dissent has also grown increasingly all encompassing. Given Erdogan’s steady … Continue reading

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Kurds: Smugglers in Hell

Saladdin Ahmed On December 28, 2011, 36 villagers on their way back to their village in South East Turkey, or what many Kurds call “Northern Kurdistan”, were killed by the Turkish air force.  Villagers in those areas are, thanks to … Continue reading

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