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Kemal Ataturk

Of Protests and Fruit: A Report and Update From Istanbul

Wild River Review | Posted 08.18.2013 | Books
Wild River Review

In the nearly thirty years since I've been traveling to Turkey, I've seen the country emerge from a military dictatorship and a harsh penal system into an economic and cultural success vying for entry into the European Union.

Killing DADT Is the Honorable Thing

Aubrey Sarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aubrey Sarvis

In the United States we need to distinguish ourselves from countries, like our NATO ally Turkey, who continue officially to regard homosexuality as shameful.

Dubaification Of Istanbul: Amid Building Boom, Gypsies Of Sulukule Forced From Homes

GlobalPost.com | Iason Athanasiadis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISTANBUL -- They lived for almost 1,000 years around the remains of Istanbul's Byzantine walls. But when they were forced to leave, the gypsies of S...