Erdoğan’s Flights of Fancy
In recent weeks, as the international community has focused on the fallout from the Jamal Khashoggi case, Turks have been more preoccupied with their president’s grand plans for transforming Turkey into a regional economic powerhouse. But has the centerpiece, the enormous new Istanbul Airport, come at too high a price?
October 31, 2018
A Call to Defend Rojava
By accepting Turkey’s attack, the US has become complicit in President Erdoğan’s explicit ethnic cleansing plan to expel the Kurds from a part of Syria where they have lived for centuries, and to eradicate the democratic experiment developing in Rojava.
April 23, 2018