Category Archives: Radical Right

Macar Başbakanı Orban’dan Yeni Sağ Blok Sinyali

Macaristan Başbakanı Viktor Orban, “merkez sağ blok Avrupa Halk Partisi (EPP) özgürlükçü değerlere kaydığından etkinliğini kaybediyor” diyerek yeni bir popülist sağ blok kurulmasının sinyallerini verdi. Orban’ın bahsettiği özgürlükçü değerler de Fransa Cumhurbaşkanı Macron’un etkinliğini kendisinin de bulunduğu popülist sağ kesimin … Continue reading

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Avrupa’da yeni aşırı sağ ittifak: Avrupa Halklar ve Milletler İttifakı

Avrupa’da aşırı sağın 4. evresi, İtalya’da yükseliyor. 1980lerden bu yana öncülüğü bırakmamış olan Fransız “Milli Cephe” hareketi de İtalya içişleri bakanı ve başbakan yardımcısı Matteo Salvini’nin yeni oluşturduğu Avrupa Halklar ve Milletler İttifakı’na katıldı. Nisan ayının başında Salvini, partisi Kuzey … Continue reading

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Turkey Arrests 3 “Academics for Peace” Signatories

Over 1100 academics from 89 universities in Turkey had gathered in a meeting hall in Taksim, Istanbul on the 11th of January, to compile a declaration calling for peace. The original text demanded Turkish government to end the “siege” in … Continue reading

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“Kill LGBTI Persons” Read the Posters of Young Islamic Defense in Ankara

Istanbul’s LGBTI parade during the ‘Pride Week 2015’ had earlier been declared unlawful by the Istanbul Governor. The reason being pride and Islamic holy month of Ramadan’s coinciding with each other. Governor’s declaration outlawing the pride combined with excessive police … Continue reading

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Charlie Hedbo Cover Sparks Outrage in Turkey, yet Facebook OKs Lynching Campaign

Following Cumhuriyet Daily’s publication of the Charlie Hebdo’s latest issue, Turkey found herself in the middle of a very heated debate on “press freedom”. As soon as the daily was announced that the content would be printed in Turkish for … Continue reading

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