Interview with Mr. Kemal Burkay: ‘Democratic Autonomy’ is not a Well-Grounded Demand
Chairman of The Rights and Liberties Party (HAK-PAR), Poet and Writer
Once again a possibility of giving an end to the armed conflict in Kurdish problem has come to the agenda. In the first part of the interview, we had discussed the history of the Kurdish politics in Turkey since the separation of Kurdish movement from Turkish left in 1960s with Kemal Burkay. In the second part of the interview, Mr. Burkay, Chairman of the Rights and Liberties Party, poet and writer, analyses changes in the political demands of Kurdish politics that follow Öcalan’s footsteps throughout years and the position it has taken in the recent peace process for Centre for Policy and Research on Turkey (Research Turkey).