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Wilfully Ignorant Western Objections to Turkey Are Not Based On

Wilfully Ignorant? Western Objections to Turkey Are Not Based On Facts But Prejudice

Western countries, think-tanks, and media representatives do not hesitate to challenge Turkey in...

Expanding Definitions of Anti-Semitism Shield Israel from Its Crimes

Expanding Definitions of Anti-Semitism Shield Israel from Its Crimes

Israel labels almost every critic as anti-Semite not because it is excessively resentful or...

Jacques Chirac What Legacy Does He Leave Behind

Jacques Chirac: What Legacy Does He Leave Behind?

Chirac has had a fundamental impact on the trajectory of the French system of government and its...

70 Years China s Celebrations Will Impress But Challenges Remain

70 Years: China’s Celebrations Will Impress, But Challenges Remain of Global Concern

Today, China is governed by a communist regime under single party rule, and is proud of having...

Calls to Reform the UN Security Council Are Getting Louder

Calls to Reform the UN Security Council Are Getting Louder

Closely allied countries such as Germany and Turkey should continue to stress their requests and...

Middle Class Discontent Will Have Disruptive Consequences An Interview with

Middle Class Discontent Will Have Disruptive Consequences: An Interview with Lütfi Sunar

Slowing economic growth, cuts on living wages and narrowing opportunities for social mobility...

Europe owes Turkey for its Security it is time the

Europe owes Turkey for its Security, it is time the EU takes Negotiations Seriously

Formalisms aside, Turkey is already in Europe, not only by its geographical location, but also...

Germany s Far-Right grows not through Bold Leaps but in

Germany’s Far-Right grows not through Bold Leaps, but in Small Steps

All democratic political parties that openly reject the AfD’s position must recognize the...

Rohingya Refugees say No to Repatriation Is Turkish Aid the

Rohingya Refugees say ‘No’ to Repatriation: Is Turkish Aid the Reason?

Turkish aid has nothing to do with the Rohingya refusal to repatriate. It is in fact Turkey’s...

French Islam How France and the UAE Partners to Create

French Islam: How France and the UAE Partners to Create a State Approved Religion

Just as the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman offered to cooperate with Britain to spread...

Germany Elections The Right-Wing strengthens but Centrists hold on to

Germany Elections: The Right-Wing strengthens, but Centrists hold on to Power

A nightmare has not come true – for now. The political elites from Germany's centrist parties and...

Turkey s Renewed Interest in Asia A Second Chance at

Turkey’s Renewed Interest in Asia: A Second Chance at Success?

Political circles in Turkey are once again discussing reengaging with Turkic nations but from a...

When Lies Become Truths How Trump s Rhetoric is Reshaping

When Lies Become Truths: How Trump’s Rhetoric is Reshaping America for the Worse

Despite the fact that Trump has taken concrete steps in recent days, he has already built a...

Intra-party Conflict among Germany s Christian Democrats Foreboding Signs for

Intra-party Conflict among Germany’s Christian Democrats: Foreboding Signs for the Elections in Saxony?

In the aftermath of the upcoming state elections on Sunday, German Christian Democrat politicians...

From the Nixon-Reagan Tapes to Trump s Tweets Racism Has

From the Nixon-Reagan Tapes to Trump’s Tweets: Racism Has a Tradition in US Politics

Something has cracked in America: the ruling elites are clueless and the masses are anxious and...

Desperate for Leadership Who will take on the Role of

Desperate for Leadership: Who will take on the Role of SPD Chairperson?

Germany does not have a political tradition where political figures are in the foreground brings...

Three State Elections That Could Shake Up German Politics

Three State Elections That Could Shake Up German Politics

In the upcoming months, elections of three federal state parliaments will be held in Germany. The...

Are New Political Constellations Being Formed in Germany

Are New Political Constellations Being Formed in Germany?

Germany’s political parties are going through a period of transformation. Whether these ongoing...

The African Anthropocene The Making of a Western Environmental Crisis

The African Anthropocene: The Making of a Western Environmental Crisis

Anthropocene Africana – the unseen destruction of a whole continent – is in full gear. Climate...

What is the Future for India s Muslims with the

What is the Future for India’s Muslims with the Rise of Hindu Nationalism?

If the Modi government wants to give India a place in international platforms, all forms of...

Turkey's Purchase of S-400 Missiles A Case of Diplomatic Grief

Turkey's Purchase of S-400 Missiles: A Case of Diplomatic Grief

After S-400 case, we saw the new Turkey. One which the West and perhaps even the whole world will...

Where Does Trump Stand on Sanctions against Turkey

Where Does Trump Stand on Sanctions against Turkey?

Will President Trump convince Congress to change course? Or, if unsuccessful, will he utilize his...

The UN Corruption and Scandals How Did We Get Here

The UN, Corruption and Scandals: How Did We Get Here?

It’s not only off-the-scale sexual harassment and corruption at the UN which is worrying for...

Turkish Economy Must Expand into the Asia-Pacific

Turkish Economy Must Expand into the Asia-Pacific

I remember that almost a decade ago, an international consortium was going to be established in...