On Turkey

propaganda in istanbul, the new york times

Op-ed on the AK Party propaganda that took over Istanbul (and Turkey) prior to the referendum on replacing Turkey’s parliamentary system with a presidential system in April 2017.


trying to find a turkey i recognize after the failed coup, broadly

Thoughts on the July 2016 coup attempt in Turkey, which I experienced firsthand in Istanbul.


opinion, on gezi park protests of 2013, bullett

Early reaction piece on Gezi Park Protests and the rise of authoritarianism in my native Turkey, penned for BULLETT.