Turkey

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
"Disrespect of political opponents, the encouragement of violence, and also the violation of minority rights... they have all clearly increased with the Republican Party in recent years," said one of the lead authors.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Greek riot police detained a migrant during clashes
"People seeking asylum are once again being used as bargaining chips in a...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Hatice Cengiz,
Hatice Cengiz's "courage to sit in the House Chamber Tuesday night should serve...

Further

The ripples from the pro-democracy movement that spread across Turkey last year, sparked by protests in Gezi Park followed by a brutal police crackdown, are still being felt. This fall, a new political party named after Gezi formed, and Tornistan, a powerful, hand-drawn animated film that both celebrates the protests and denounces a complicit media's silence on them, is winning awards at film festivals.