Turkey divided more than ever by Erdoğan’s Gezi Park crackdown

Turkey divided more than ever by Erdoğan’s Gezi Park crackdown Authoritarian response to mass protests has left the once all-powerful prime minister weakened at home and abroad Ian Traynor and Constanze Letsch in Istanbul guardian.co.uk, Friday 21 June 2013 04.39 AEST Demonstrators during the Gezi Park occupation, which grew from a protest against redevelopment of scarce open space in Istanbul

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Erdoğan’s fall from grace in Turkey is pure Shakespearean tragedy

Erdoğan’s fall from grace in Turkey is pure Shakespearean tragedy Turkey’s PM has become the personification of the corrupt despotism of the regime he was elected to sweep away Fiachra Gibbons guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 19 June 2013 20.45 AEST Turkey’s prime minister, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has turned ‘an insignificant protest in a scrubby little park into a national emergency.’ Photograph: Adem

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Bruce Fein – So-called Armenian Genocide

So-called Armenian Genocide An Armenian and Muslim Tragedy? Yes! Genocide? No! By Bruce Fein* I. Both Armenians and Muslims in Eastern Anatolia under the Ottoman Empire experienced harrowing casualties and gripping privations during World War I. Hundreds of thousands perished. Most were innocent. All deserve pity and respect. Their known and unknown graves testify to President John F. Kennedy’s lament

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Bruce Fein – Lies, Damn Lies, and Armenian Deaths – June 4, 2009 06:10 PM

Bruce Fein Posted: June 4, 2009 06:10 PM BIO Become a Fan Get Email Alerts Bloggers’ Index Lies, Damn Lies, and Armenian Deaths On April 24, 2009–Armenian Remembrance Day– President Barack Obama issued a statement “remember[ing] the 1.5 million Armenian [deaths] in the final days of the Ottoman Empire.” The President stumbled. To paraphrase Mark Twain, there are three kinds

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2013.05.11 – Parliament of NSW Contact Details

The Legislative Assembly, the Lower House of the New South Wales Parliament, All members in the Assembly (by Electorate) Sort by: Name | Party | Electorate | Photo Gallery Electorate Name Position Contact Details Photo Albury Aplin, Greg Liberal Party member In his capacity as Member for Albury:Phone (02) 6021 3042 Fax (02) 6021 8884 albury@parliament.nsw.gov.au Auburn Perry, Barbara Shadow

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2013.05.01 – NSW Parlamentosu Sözde Ermeni, Yunan ve Asurlu Soykırımını Tanıyıp Kınama Kararı Aldı

2013.05.01 – NSW Parlamentosu Sözde Ermeni, Yunan ve Asurlu Soykırımını Tanıyıp Kınama Kararı Aldı Avustralya’daki biz Türkleri çok yakından ilgilendiren üzücü bir gelişmede NSW parlamentosun dan geldi. NSW Legislative Council (NSW Eyaleti Meclis Üyeleri Yasama İdari Kurulu) üyesi Fred Nile 1 Mayıs 2013 Çarşamba günü eyalet parlamentosu toplantısında sözde Ermeni, Yunan ve Asurlu soykırımı hakkında bir kınama önergesi verip, eyalet

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