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Turkey's Oscar Entry Sivas: No Country for Little Boys

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 11.17.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

At its core, Kaan Müjdeci's film Sivas is a story about a boy (Aslan), the girl he adores (Ayse), his adversary for her love (Osman) and a magical animal. Simple enough, if it was a true fairy tale.

100 Years of Silence

Thea Halo | Posted 05.19.2016 | World
Thea Halo

We could start with a U.S. Resolution that recognizes the genocide, not only of the Armenians, but of the 3 million Christians under Ottoman and Kemalist rule, Armenians, Assyrians, and Greeks who were slaughtered by various means between 1913 and 1923, which brought four millennia of Christian presence in Turkey to a cruel and bitter end in a matter of 10 short years.

Turkey's Black Sea Region: Where Acts of Kindness Aren't Random, But an Everday Reality

Pam Grout | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Pam Grout

Theh Black Sea Region has stunning Alp-like vistas, castles, ancient monasteries carved into cliffs and charming seaside villages with ancient Ottoman homes, but it is its people -- it's open-hearted, joyful people -- that are the true treasure.