Europe

The End of the Liberal World
The End of the Liberal World?

History has not come to an end. The self-appointed enforcers of the existing order have triggered a chain of unintended...

Thursday, March 28, 2019

A Muslim Chancellor in Germany
A Muslim Chancellor in Germany?

In response to Ralph Brinkhaus' statements on the possibility of having a German Muslim Chancellor, Germany's Bild stated:...

Thursday, March 14, 2019

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 sake of their own public...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Do Historical Analogies Make Sense to Understand the Yellow Vest
Do Historical Analogies Make Sense to Understand the Yellow Vest Movement in France?

Despite all these comparisons, it is commonly believed that the Yellow Vests constitute an unprecedented phenomenon. And...

Monday, December 31, 2018

Decolonizing African Art Colonial Heritage and European Museums Gordian Knot
Decolonizing African Art: Colonial Heritage and European Museums’ Gordian Knot

The looting and subsequent disappearance of artistic treasures from the African continent had two detrimental outcomes:...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Yellow Vests and Little Red Riding Hood
Yellow Vests and Little Red Riding Hood

Having come to Brussels for a conference organized by far-right groups in a way reminiscent of the wolf disguised as the...

Friday, December 14, 2018

Soylu Almost 300 000 Syrians returned to their homes after
Soylu: Almost 300,000 Syrians returned to their homes after Turkey’s operations

Speaking at the 2nd coordination meeting for the Combat Against Irregular Migration in Edirne during the weekend, Turkey’s...

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Lack of Sensitivity against Discrimination in Germany The Gedeon Affair
Lack of Sensitivity against Discrimination in Germany: The Gedeon Affair

Subsequent to some warning words by the President, Gedeon attacked the President by stating “she could lead a parliament...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

The End of History or the End of Democracy in
The End of History or the End of Democracy in Austria?

Departing from the Japanese-American political scientist Francis Fukuyama’s contention in his “The End of History” thesis...

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Yellow Vest Protests and the Constraints of Modern Democracy
Yellow Vest Protests and the Constraints of Modern Democracy

The yellow vests uprising is not an identity movement. This very aspect is the actual threat posed against the state since...

Friday, December 7, 2018

What does the French Democracy Crisis Indicate
What does the French Democracy Crisis Indicate?

Macron represents himself as the voice of the liberals against authoritarian nationalists for the 2019 European Parliament...

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Seven Challenges for New CDU Leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer
Seven Challenges for New CDU Leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer needs to clarify her relations with Angela Merkel. Even though she underscores her own career...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Populism The New Wave of quot Magic quot in Europe
Populism: The New Wave of "Magic" in Europe?

The country that elected Macron for a revolution is now pushing him to the edge for another revolution.

Monday, December 10, 2018

Germany From the Refugee Problem to the Crisis of the
Germany: From the Refugee Problem to the Crisis of the Liberal Democratic System

The current crisis in Germany is a representation of what is also happening in other European countries governed by...

Monday, December 3, 2018

New wave of riots in France
New wave of riots in France

Since November 17, French demonstrators have been protesting against the rising fuel prices. Protests have turned into...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

One of every two Europeans dissatisfied with EU s direction
One of every two Europeans dissatisfied with EU’s direction

European Union public opinion survey conducted last month by Eurobarometer shows the latest sentiments regarding EU. The...

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Amid Worldwide Hypocrisy Turkey becomes the Global Paragon of Humanity
Amid Worldwide Hypocrisy, Turkey becomes the Global Paragon of Humanity and Hospitality

Whilst refugees, or the threat thereof, has become a political leverage to win elections in many European countries left...

Friday, October 5, 2018

Iran Sanctions Promise More Trouble for Turkey-US Relations
Iran Sanctions Promise More Trouble for Turkey-US Relations

Finding a comprehensive solution to the standoff with Iran would remove a significant source of tension from the region...

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Global Arms Sales and the Middle East
Global Arms Sales and the Middle East

Arms imports of Middle Eastern countries have increased more than twice during the last decade. The main reason for this...

Thursday, July 12, 2018

The Turkish Diaspora s Voting Preference in the 24 June
The Turkish Diaspora’s Voting Preference in the 24 June Elections

Turkey's June 24 election results are considered as a chance by the Turkish diaspora to initiate new and stable bilateral...

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

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