• 3 Phases in the Rise of AKP Fascism
    Is he the Turkish "Führer"?

    3 Phases in the Rise of AKP Fascism

    AKP/Erdoğan regime has a strong parallelism with classical fascist mass-based organizations of 20th century Europe.

  • Lawyers in Turkey: “We support the academics”

    Lawyers in Turkey: “We support the academics”

    More than 2000 lawyers issued a statement that announced their full support to the detained academics.

  • "Massacre in Korea", Artist: Pablo Picasso
    Colombian State and FARC

    The sheep and the wolf won’t make friends

    A warning from the revolutionaries in Turkey to their Colombian comrades in FARC: “The oppressor and the oppressed, the people and their enemies can never be friends. The peace negotiations and the peace agreements can never lead to a real peace. Peace is won through revolutionary war.”

  • President Erdogan and Former Minister of Economy Zeybekci
    Minimum wage in Turkey

    AKP’s politics of deception

    AKP’s former Minister of Economy Zeybekci recently stated that Turkey has the highest minimum wage among the OECD countries. This is not a mistake, a sheer lie.

  • Drawings by T.Tolunay

    The Fallacy of Elections

    The election fallacy wants us to believe that a few rich guys are able to put themselves in the shoes of millions of have-nots and, moreover, represent them.

  • A book on hunger and sacrifice
    Revolutionaries in Turkey

    A book on hunger and sacrifice

    A new book about the hunger strikes and political acts of self-sacrifice in Turkey, investigates the new methods of resistance that are becoming widespread. Banu Bargu, the author, attempts to understand the new regime of sovereignty and resistance in the 21st century.

  • Photo:  Gunnar Salvarsson
    Photos with Stories

    Traces of Life

    Wrinkles on her face are all bearing the traces of life. The traces of the occupation of Vietnam by France and USA in order to colonize Vietnam, Vietnamese Liberation Movement, and finally the traces of the victory of liberation.

  • by Mine Yörük
    Moderate Islam?

    Middle East, Islamism and Democracy

    Al-Qaeda is a tumor in the Middle East and Islamic geography, a carcinogen cell which cannot be cured, there are complications around it also, but recoverable. Moderate Islam defenders hold this thesis.

  • Millones de gente estaba en funeral de Berkin Elvan el 12 de marzo 2014.
    #RememberingGezi

    Orders from Berkin Elvan

    Okmeydanı is not only one of the poor districts in Istanbul but also where Berkin Elvan’s house lays. One of the most crowded and most glorious funerals of Turkey had been for a child shot at his 14 and died at his 15 as a part of Gezi Uprising. This article was published at the day of this funeral.

  • PKK and the Imperialism – 1

    PKK and the Imperialism – 1

    A short history of PKK, its trajectory from Marxism-Leninism to “democratic federalism” and its ambivalent relations with imperialism.

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Lähi-itä, islamismi ja demokratia

Lähi-itä, islamismi ja demokratia

May 5, 2015 at 8:50 am 0 comments

Lähi-idän ongelmaa ei voi vaan rajoittaa ISIS tai Al-Qaida -järjestöihin. Ongelman ydin on paljon suurempi. Mediaankin on vuotanut paljon yksityiskohtia siitä, että Saudi Arabia, Qatar, muut Persianlahden maat, Jordania ja Turkki tukevat ISIS-järjestöä. Kun huomauttaa tästä maltillisen islamin puolustajat kertovat seuraavan teesin: terroristijärjestöt ovat Lähi-idän syöpäsoluja, joita ei voi pelastaa. Heidän mukaansa niitä ympäröivät alueet, jotka ovat myös sairastuneita, mutteivät yhtä pahasti, ovat pelastattavissa.

Millones de gente estaba en funeral de Berkin Elvan el 12 de marzo 2014.

Las ordenes de Berkin Elvan

March 4, 2014 at 8:00 pm 0 comments

Los acontecimientos tras el funeral de Berkin Elvan, revelan no solo el vinculo entre el gobierno y las organizaciones fascistas sino también la necesidad para apoyo mutuo entre todos los participantes del movimiento #OccuypGezi

Funeral of Medeni Yıldırım who had been shot by police in June 2013

#DirenLice: A milestone in solidarity between Kurds and Turks

July 2, 2013 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Lice was the Kurdish town which started an uprising during Gezi 2013. Turkish people, even those under the influence of nationalism stood against it.

Shaking happy hands...

The economy is doing fine, but the people aren’t

June 7, 2013 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

I am sure that Mr. Obama and the oligarchy behind him know that the Turkish regime, too, is a dictatorship and has committed numerous atrocities against its own people. But then again what matters is whether the US owns the dictatorship in question.

#OccupyGezi

#OccupyGezi

May 31, 2013 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Tonight in Istanbul, Ankara, and Izmir thousands of people will be in the streets. They will be attacked all night, as they already are. (An article from the first days of the rebellion)

Prisoners of AKP-Style Democracy

Prisoners of AKP-Style Democracy

March 8, 2012 at 8:30 am 0 comments

The prison population is in a sharp increase in Turkey, breaking records. There are more than 132,000 in the prisons. What is behind this increase?

Honduras of the Middle East

Honduras of the Middle East

February 13, 2012 at 8:30 am 0 comments

Turkey, in the name of “regional leadership,” now became a base, a mere proxy, for imperialist aggression.

The epidemic of terrorism under Turkey’s Mubarak

The epidemic of terrorism under Turkey’s Mubarak

December 27, 2011 at 8:30 am 0 comments

Terrorism, oddly, is very widespread among intellectuals in Turkey. There are around 500 university students who are currently under arrest and charged with terrorism. Evidence?

Here is Turkey, and Israel!

Here is Turkey, and Israel!

January 10, 2010 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

His supporters used to call Erdoğan as “The Conqueror of Davos.” However, AKP is in quite good terms with Israel.