Europe

The New Silk Route Turkey s Pivot to Asia by
The New Silk Route: Turkey’s Pivot to Asia by “One Belt, One Road”

Ankara should use the partnership with Beijing to boost its political, economic and security interests in the greater...

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

From Alliance to Tacit Containment Changes in Turkey-US Relations
From Alliance to Tacit Containment: Changes in Turkey-US Relations

If the EU institutions decide to continue more hostile relations with Turkey and try to isolate Turkey, alternative...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

What the Referendum s Yes means for Europe s No
What the Referendum’s “Yes” means for Europe’s “No”

The Turkish issue has taken up so much space in European politics and the public agenda, combined with the fact that so...

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Is Islamophobia the New Antisemitism
Is Islamophobia the New Antisemitism?

On the whole, there are many more concrete similarities between the hatreds of Jews and Muslims than just that they have...

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

How Undemocratic Europe Can Be The Examples of Germany and
How Undemocratic Europe Can Be: The Examples of Germany and the Netherlands

It is becoming more and more obvious, what would happen if an EU national politician would be detained in Turkey. However,...

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Shockwaves of the Syrian Conflict in Europe The Price of
Shockwaves of the Syrian Conflict in Europe: The Price of Standing Aside

The EU politics towards the Syrian crisis has not been a sustainable one as they continuously attempt turning a deaf ear...

Monday, March 27, 2017

The Curriculum Debate Has Positivism left Any Reason for Humankind
The Curriculum Debate: Has Positivism left Any Reason for Humankind?

In Turkey today, there are discussion about how children should be taught the theory of evolution. Those calling for...

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Paranoia and Propaganda Russia s Role in European Elections
Paranoia and Propaganda: Russia’s Role in European Elections

Former president of the World Trade Organization Pascal Lamy, in his recent interview to France Inter TV, became a...

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Impunity for Hate Rising in Europe
Impunity for Hate Rising in Europe

In these times of immense hate and violent propaganda, a strong application of law is indispensable. If we fail to...

Monday, March 13, 2017

Why Europe is increasingly irrelevant to the Middle East
Why Europe is increasingly irrelevant to the Middle East

From the moment the Mosul operation started, multiple officials from the European Union made statements expressing their...

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Europe Plays the Wrong Movie
Europe Plays the Wrong Movie

If Snowden could succeed at just being enough anti-Erdoğan and leaking things putting his personality or the Turkish...

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Re-Thinking the Human Capital Aspect of Industry
Re-Thinking the Human Capital Aspect of Industry

The human capital aspect of the new industrial revolution necessitates prompt planning with an educational focus that will...

Friday, September 9, 2016

The Fear of Decline Cultural Pessimism in Europe
The Fear of Decline: Cultural Pessimism in Europe

Such cultural pessimism has been revived by the advocates of the new right wing in Europe. For more than a decade they...

Monday, October 3, 2016

Brexit and Re-discussing European Democracy
Brexit and Re-discussing European Democracy

Great Britain’s decision to leave the EU is not only a turning point in Europe’s history but also a huge challenge for the...

Monday, July 11, 2016

The European Paradox Between Islamophilia and Islamophobia
The European Paradox: Between Islamophilia and Islamophobia

The rise of Islamophobia is not just a symptom of the new world disorder: it could also announce the end of the European...

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

The EU and Turkey From the Migrant Crisis to the
The EU and Turkey: From the Migrant Crisis to the Visa Crisis

Turks do have the will to have a more profound relationship with Europe, but Europeans keep asking the Turks to stay at a...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Rebuilding Sur Challenges and Opportunities
Rebuilding Sur: Challenges and Opportunities

The reconstruction of historic cities has become entrenched in the Turkish political agenda due to security operations...

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

On Nationalism Ethnicity and Ethnicity Regimes
On Nationalism, Ethnicity and Ethnicity Regimes

What is ethnicity? And what is a nation? How do states' ethnicity policies are constructed? Why and how do they change?

Friday, March 25, 2016

Economic Governance and Central Banking after the Crisis Between Strategic
Economic Governance and Central Banking after the Crisis: Between Strategic Planning and Liberalism

It would be a grave mistake to perceive attempts at “neo-planning in central banking” as exceptional aberrations from the...

Monday, March 7, 2016

The Syrian Crisis and Turkey-EU Relations
The Syrian Crisis and Turkey-EU Relations

Refugee crisis is putting the EU into a difficult position for two main reasons: first, the number of the refugees keeps...

Monday, February 15, 2016

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