We were at Hrant

We were at Hrant

By | January 20, 2011 at 2:56 pm | No comments

We were at Hrant, we were Hrant's...

Posted in: Featured, Hrant Dink, Minorities, News



By | January 19, 2011 at 1:07 pm | No comments

In our religion, we show respect in silence. Today there are no politics, no human rights, no minorities, no big words. Only hidden tears. And a screaming longing. Today we go to Hrant. I miss...

Posted in: Hrant Dink

Just let it be…

By | October 25, 2010 at 5:09 pm | No comments

I need closure. I need an end. I, I, I, I, yes, this is about me. Otherwise I'll lose it. I need to block the voices. Every month, there is a stupid development in the news about Hrant. In his life, everyday, there were news from somewhere that killed him. He yelled many times...

Posted in: Hrant Dink

Re-islamization of Asia Minor

By | September 30, 2010 at 9:08 pm | No comments

Ultra-nationalists are planning to conquer Asia Minor, all over again. Tomorrow, on October 1st, MHP, their major political organization is planning a Friday prayer session in Holy Virgin Cathedral at Ani, a sacred and antique settlement in what used to be Western Armenia. They...

Posted in: Armenians, Christians, Turkey

Votes, Churches, and other relevant frivolities

By | September 20, 2010 at 4:03 pm | No comments

A journalist friend of mine will get crazy about this article. She'd say "too many subjects in one single article" or "it's too long and complex to be read easily, and there are too many points to consider". Yes, I know. But in Turkey, the agenda is full of such frivolities that...

Posted in: Armenians, Christians, Greeks, Human Rights, Opinion, Turkey

…hardly loving…

By | September 10, 2010 at 3:43 pm | No comments

when their hands are stitched stitched forever, for a century to come, when connected, through their minds, connected despite the distance. their minds are one in all, in all the nightmares of the streets lost, the blood in their hands, on their feet; their hands stitched into...

Posted in: Greeks, Smyrna

“Ta Septemvriana”-Last hope lost

By | September 6, 2010 at 8:38 pm | One comment

Tonight is the night many of my follow citizens spent a night in Konstantinoupolis (Istanbul) fifty-five years ago in nightmares. Today their sons were killed, today, fifty-five years ago their daughters were abused. Their shops were destroyed. But their pride was intact. They...

Posted in: Greeks, Human Rights, Konstantinoupolis, Opinion, Smyrna

Dink Genocide

By | August 17, 2010 at 6:16 pm | No comments

How many times can you kill a man? How many times can you dishonor an honorable family? How many times can you deny what was his right by birth? How many times can you dehumanize a humanitarian? I will not go into details of who Hrant Dink was and what the lawsuit in European...

Posted in: Armenians, Hrant Dink, Turkey

“Possessions” of Armenians

By | August 11, 2010 at 4:36 pm | No comments

On his article in Today's Zaman on August 11th, 2010, Mr. Orhan Kemal Cengiz questions if the real reason why Turkish state denies Armenian genocide is in fact monetary. The fact that the state would have to pay billions for the Armenian property left in Asia Minor after the...

Posted in: Armenians, Turkey

μια κούκλα που τη λένε «Ελένη»

μια κούκλα που τη λένε «Ελένη»

By | June 17, 2010 at 10:01 pm | No comments

Έπινε αργά αργά τον τούρκικο καφέ της. Ναι ήταν ηλικιωμένη. Αλλά σταθερή σαν βράχος. Δεν ταράζονταν, δεν έτρεμε. Τα μάτια της κοιτούσαν σταθερά τη...

Posted in: Greeks, Interview

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