Politics

The Hysteria of Cultural Racism

The Hysteria of Cultural Racism

The French Muslims are afraid right now. Politicians, intellectuals, and the media are...

Turkey as a Rising Actor in Global Arms Exports

Turkey as a Rising Actor in Global Arms Exports

According to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute although the U.S., Russia,...

YPG s Foreign Fighters Volunteers or Terrorists

YPG’s Foreign Fighters: Volunteers or Terrorists?

Western governments should take the issue of FTF returnees of the YPG seriously at least for the...

Turkey's S-400 Deal The Last Straw that Breaks the Camel's

Turkey's S-400 Deal: The Last Straw that Breaks the Camel's Back in US-Turkey Relations?

Turkey's purchase of S-400s from Russia is more than a simple choice. It's a strategic choice...

Once Renowned for its Beauty My Home Today Becomes a

Once Renowned for its Beauty, My Home Today Becomes a Bloody Battleground

Once known for its extraordinary beauty, the valley of Kashmir today hosts one of the biggest,...

The Unspoken Syrian Tribes in the Syrian Civil War

The Unspoken Syrian Tribes in the Syrian Civil War

While Turkey and the U.S. discuss a potential safe-zone in northern Syria, especially in the...

Neither Sincere Nor Concrete Is Turkey's Opposition Getting Ready for

Neither Sincere Nor Concrete: Is Turkey's Opposition Getting Ready for Another Defeat?

While the People’s Alliance refers itself to a set of compatible ambitions and narratives, the...

Islam in the UAE s Foreign Policy

Islam in the UAE’s Foreign Policy

The UAE utilizes Islam to strengthen its regime’s legitimacy, compete with rival states’ visions...

Why Do Election Polls Fail

Why Do Election Polls Fail?

Especially after the June 24 elections, owners of some survey companies admitted that they made...

Vertical Mobilization of Turkey s Conservatives

Vertical Mobilization of Turkey’s Conservatives

The February 28 coup was not just about re-shaping the political spectrum by forcing political...

Ghosts of the Arab Revolutions Haunt Algeria

Ghosts of the Arab Revolutions Haunt Algeria

Ghost of Arab revolutions will continue to haunt the oppressive regimes in the Arab world,...

What If It Works The CHP's Local Election Strategy

What If It Works? The CHP's Local Election Strategy

Kilicdaroglu's excuse for a possible defeat is already at hand. He will argue that the CHP failed...

Undemocratic But Democratic How the Global Hegemony Is Maintained through

Undemocratic But Democratic: How the Global Hegemony Is Maintained through Coups

Speaking to New York Times, a senior officer who has worked in the Venezuelan military confessed...

Ambivalent Policies and the Loss of Western Values

Ambivalent Policies and the Loss of Western Values

Norbert Röttgen, Germany’s Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee, described the Venezuelan...

Is the US Going to Withdraw from Syria or Not

Is the US Going to Withdraw from Syria or Not?

The U.S. administration has been persuaded to leave a residual U.S. force (400 soldiers), which...

An Alternative View of the 28 February Coup

An Alternative View of the 28 February Coup

What was the February 28 coup? It was a special moment in Turkish politics. It was a moment of...

22 Years On Turkey's Post-Modern Coup

22 Years On: Turkey's Post-Modern Coup

On the 22nd anniversary of the February 28 coup, Turkey is at an important stage on the road of...

Radicalization in Egypt May Haunt Europe

Radicalization in Egypt May Haunt Europe

Sisi’s harsh stance against the civil opposition in the country and the increasing brutality may...

Who Will Shape the Politics of Singapore

Who Will Shape the Politics of Singapore?

Changes occurring in Singapore's political realm should not be evaluated alone but should be...

Is there a Split Within the AK Party

Is there a Split Within the AK Party?

Some political circles imply that former AK Party ministers are about to establish a new...

Tortures Executions and Sisi s Unlimited Credibility in the West

Tortures, Executions, and Sisi’s Unlimited Credibility in the West

Unlike the toppled president Morsi, Sisi has nothing else other than Western support. Those nine...

US Policy Towards Syria A Tangled Mess of Bilateral Negotiations

US Policy Towards Syria: A Tangled Mess of Bilateral Negotiations

Conditions in Northern Syria may force Turkey to follow "first act then deal" option.

Is the UK Wrong for Stripping ex-ISIS Bride of Citizenship

Is the UK Wrong for Stripping ex-ISIS Bride of Citizenship?

Begum’s UK citizenship annulment may seem racist and even be illegal. But it’s the least...

Germany s New Strategy Against the PKK or Just Temporary

Germany’s New Strategy Against the PKK or Just Temporary Steps?

Germany needs to start an actual struggle against all potential PKK components flourished in...