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Twitter Ban In Turkey Lifted

Reuters | Posted 06.06.2015 | World

By Orhan Coskun and Asli Kandemir ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Twitter has complied with Turkey's request to remove photographs of a prosecutor held...

Turkey Proposes New Law To Tighten Internet Restrictions

Reuters | By Gulsen Solaker and Jonny Hogg | Posted 03.24.2015 | Media

By Gulsen Solaker and Jonny Hogg ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey is pressing new legislation allowing ministers to temporarily ban websites an...

Breaking the Cycle of Internet Repression

Timothy Karr | Posted 07.07.2014 | Technology
Timothy Karr

It's both the best of times and the worst of times for the free speech rights the network is supposed to support. To break the cycle of repression we must look more closely at the tools protesters and reporters use and ask whether they further the cause of freedom, or just make speakers more vulnerable.

Twitter War Turmoil In Turkey

Mashable | Posted 03.24.2014 | World

They really are occupying Twitter. One day after Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced an attempt to "eradicate" Twitter, Turkish ...

Turkey Tightens Twitter Block

Reuters | Posted 05.22.2014 | World

By Daren Butler ISTANBUL, March 22 (Reuters) - Turkey said on Saturday that Twitter was "biased" and had been used for "systematic ch...

Turkey's President Calls Twitter Ban Unacceptable

Reuters | Posted 05.21.2014 | World

By Orhan Coskun ISTANBUL, March 21 (Reuters) - Turkish President Abdullah Gul set himself publicly at odds with Prime Minister Tayyip ...