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Constanze Letsch

Turkey: A Year Later, Gezi Park Protests Still Reverberating

It goes without saying that the Gezi Park protests, which started a...

Turkey: Roma Still Targets of Hate Crimes

In Iznik, a small town in western Anatolia, a deadly dispute involving...

Turkey: Syria Conflict Heightens Alevi Tension

These days in the small courtyard at the Pir Sultan Cemevi, a...

Turkey: Abortion Debate Dividing Already Split Society

A debate in Turkey over abortion is growing increasingly heated. But, unlike...

Turkey: Ankara Sees Different Shades of Green on Dam Projects

In today’s Turkey, free-flowing rivers can’t just exist. Turkish officials seem intent...

Turkey: Istanbul Funeral Home Fosters Muslim-Christian Understanding

More than 40 years ago, Kirkor Çapan, an ethnic Armenian, and his...

Turkey: Drowning the Past in the Waters of Progress

For half a century, Hasankeyf, a Bronze-Age-era town on the banks of...

Turkey: Chronicling a Neighborhood's Dismantling

A new blog is taking a very close look at the "redevelopment"...