Category "War and imperialism"

From Grozny to Aleppo without love

From Grozny to Aleppo without love

Two events piqued my interests in politics and world affairs before I entered the anti-war movement and embarked on a political expedition across the left. They were the razing of Grozny by the Russian Federation and the anti World Trade [...]

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Democracy withers in Turkey

Democracy withers in Turkey

In great political moments there are certain images etched into the mass psyche. The man standing in front of a tank column at Tiananmen Square, the throngs at Tahrir Square as the Mubarak dictatorship fell, the fall of the Berlin [...]

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Barış Hemen Şimdi – Peace Now

Barış Hemen Şimdi – Peace Now

The truth of who was behind Saturday's atrocity in Ankara may never be uncovered. Supported by the ascendant left-wing and pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), the rally at which over 100 people were killed represented some of the most progressive forces extant [...]

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A very special relationship

A very special relationship

The kind invitation I received to write an article for The Project suggested the topic: “Can there be peace after the elections in Israel?”. Obviously what was meant by “peace” was peace between the state of Israel and the phantom-state [...]

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