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New Law in Turkey Criminalizes Protests Before They Happen

New Law in Turkey Criminalizes Protests Before They Happen

‘Legal basis for a police state’: Drastic new regulation signals expansion of police powers despite global condemnation of crackdown on recent uprisings Turkish police can now legally arrest and detain people they deem at “risk of conducting a protest” without ...

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The Problem Is Authoritarianism, Not Islam

The Problem Is Authoritarianism, Not Islam

Is Islam fundamentally incompatible with democracy? Time and again events compel us to ask this question. And yet it is a question that obscures more than it illuminates. Turkey, Egypt, and Tunisia are very different countries, but one thing that ...

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