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Two Cup Finals One Fate Roberto Baggio and Osman Cakmak

Two Cup Finals, One Fate: Roberto Baggio and Osman Cakmak

If that penalty became a goal, then Cakmak would have bestowed a world cup to his beloved nation,...

In Memory of Ara Güler Turkey s Visual Historian

In Memory of Ara Güler: Turkey’s Visual Historian

Ara Güler, who sadly passed away at the age of 90 this week, was Turkey’s most notable...

Human for Sale Human Breeding Has Become More Dangerous than

Human for Sale? Human Breeding Has Become More Dangerous than the Atomic Bomb

It is fascinating that those who referred to atomic bomb as healthy children 73 years ago do not...

The Role of Turkey's Diyanet During the July 15 Coup

The Role of Turkey's Diyanet During the July 15 Coup Attempt

People were invited to take the streets not only for the love of God or country, but also for the...

The PYD s Forced Migration Policy in Syria

The PYD’s Forced Migration Policy in Syria

Not only Arabs but also Turkmens, Kurds and Assyrians have suffered from the PYD's forced...

Notes from the Border What Operation Olive Branch means for

Notes from the Border: What Operation Olive Branch means for the Border Towns of Turkey

A young Kilis resident we came across while walking said to us: “When they [terrorists] kill,...

Why Interpersonal Violence is a Global Issue

Why Interpersonal Violence is a Global Issue

Interpersonal violence needs to be taken into consideration on a serious level as it can result...

What Changed With the New High School Transition Model in

What Changed With the New High School Transition Model in Turkey?

According to the new model for high school registration, students are no longer obliged to take...

Speaking the language of the heart in an age of

Speaking the language of the heart in an age of lost meaning

Ideally, we resolve our differences through rational communication. But can speaking the same...

The age of uncertainty and humility

The age of uncertainty and humility

By destroying the universe of which we claim to be the masters, we are destroying our present and...

Amputee Football Championship in Turkey Emotions and Experiences

Amputee Football Championship in Turkey: Emotions and Experiences

Çakmak neither commented on the difficulties of his life, nor was he in expectation of any...

Losing our Sense of the Mind and Heart

Losing our Sense of the Mind and Heart

The virtual world in which we are living in this phase of late modernity has created an...

What Purpose does Social Media Serve

What Purpose does Social Media Serve?

In addition to Finkafe, Wirofon, a 100% Turkish software, is a freeware and cross-platform...

July 15th and the Youth A Fresh Perspective

July 15th and the Youth: A Fresh Perspective

On the anniversary of the July 15 coup attempt, I have talked with a couple of young people of...

The Lost Human Capital of 28 February 1997 Post-modern Coup

The Lost Human Capital of 28 February 1997: Post-modern Coup Turkey

Lessons must be taken from the mistakes of the past, and from the impact of the headscarf ban,...

Has the Myth of the Global Village Ended Now

Has the Myth of the Global Village Ended Now?

There are also some other socio-political indicators that highlight the probable end of the myth...

Can Tension Over Lifestyle Debates in Turkey Explain Terrorism

Can Tension Over Lifestyle Debates in Turkey Explain Terrorism?

Seculars and conservatives experience and discover one another. Both are being diversified,...

Turkish NGOs Facing the Refugee Crisis

Turkish NGOs Facing the Refugee Crisis

Providing access to education ought to be the main target for international organizations, and...

Diyarbakır How far from Normalization

Diyarbakır: How far from Normalization?

Actually at this point, Kurdish youth need to have a new dialogue without any type of violence or...

Distant Suffering Images of the Syrian War

Distant Suffering: Images of the Syrian War

In the last few years, some shocking pictures coming from conflict zones have turned audiences...