Seizing opportunity from uncertainty

Seizing opportunity from uncertainty

*Source: Creative Commons © Seizing opportunity from uncertainty If there is a single word to describe the emotional state since Friday evening of myself, and I suspect...

One year on, Ankara remembers

One year on, Ankara remembers

*Today, mourners mark the one year anniversary of the Ankara bombing, October 10, 2015. Source: Emine Kart A year ago today, Turkey suffered the worst...

China’s G20 Presidential Term: ‘Last Exit before the Bridge’

China’s G20 Presidential Term: ‘Last Exit before the Bridge’

*Source: Press Trust of India © China’s G20 Presidential Term: ‘Last Exit before the Bridge’ “Obviously, the problem is with capitalism,” stated Ali Koç, a third-generation...

Humans of Heumensoord

Humans of Heumensoord

*Photos by Mahmod Kharrat © Humans of Heumensoord This is the first in our forthcoming series on Humans of Heumensoord. Inspired by Humans of New York and set...

Seizure of the Social in Turkey: The AKP’s Totalitarian Project and its Discontents

Seizure of the Social in Turkey: The AKP’s Totalitarian Project and its Discontents

*Source; Wochit News © Seizure of the Social in Turkey: The AKP’s Totalitarian Project and its Discontents When President Erdoğan disavowed the decision of the Constitutional...

Sparks Fly with Turkcell under the ‘Spotlight’

Sparks Fly with Turkcell under the ‘Spotlight’

*Source: Murad Sezer/ Reuters © Sparks Fly with Turkcell under the ‘Spotlight’ While Turkey’s AKP goes through a rough patch both in domestic and international...

As David Cameron fights to stay in Europe, he wants you to know that Turkey will never join

As David Cameron fights to stay in Europe, he wants you to know that Turkey will never join

*Source: PA images © As David Cameron fights to stay in Europe, he wants you to know that Turkey will never join As both the Brexit...

Erdoğan’s Gezi moment

Erdoğan’s Gezi moment

*Source: AP via Voice of America  © Erdoğan’s Gezi moment Friday’s astonishing coup attempt was (at least in part) shut down by anti-coup protesters who...

Clinton’s Kurdish dilemma

Clinton’s Kurdish dilemma

*Source: MiddleEast Monitor The evolving Syrian civil war has stimulated a crisis in U.S.-Turkey relations. Tensions grow ever more strained with the news of Turkey’s...

How Fooled We Were: A Reflection on the European Union in ‘Dark Times’

How Fooled We Were: A Reflection on the European Union in ‘Dark Times’

*Source: Diplomat News Network © How Fooled We Were: A Reflection on the European Union in ‘Dark Times’ ‘The Europe’ we know has gone. In fact,...