Turkey’s Democracy on Trial

Turkey’s democracy is on trial once again. It went unnoticed by the majority of Western media that the leaders of the second largest opposition party, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), faced their court hearings in February 2018. The co-chairs of HPD, Selahattin Demirtas and Figen Yuksekdag, were arrested in November 2016 on charges of terrorism … Continue reading Turkey’s Democracy on Trial