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Thousands of Pozantı Prisons in Turkey

Thousands of Pozantı Prisons in Turkey

By | March 11, 2012 at 1:25 pm | One comment

This article by Yıldırım Türker first published in Radikal Daily in Turkish. The following is translated by Stratos Moraitis. Yıldırım Türker Then they took me away. They said "let's play a game." We have our 'virginity report' since they have taken us to the...

Posted in: Featured, Human Rights

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

Remembering Msg. Luigi Padovese

By | June 4, 2010 at 2:43 am | No comments

The head of Catholic church for the lands east of Ankara in Turkey was assassinated on June 3rd, 2010. Msg. Luigi Padovese was a hard-worker in the first place. He lived in Iskenderun, close to holy places like Tarsus or Antakya in southern Turkey. He fought hard to establish an...

Posted in: Christians, Turkey

What A Day!

By | May 30, 2009 at 2:52 pm | No comments

We say here that Turkey is a heaven for writers. Today is another day like that. Just going though the headlines I was in between going crazy of laughter and crying my eyes out. Here's why: Turkey wants changes on European Human Rights Court(EHRC) structure Turkey's European...

Posted in: Opinion

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