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Ein Rezension zum Text: Gümen Sedef (1998): Das Soziale des Geschlechts, Frauenforschung und die Kathegorie "Ethnizität“

Esra Böyük

Es ist allgemein Bekannt, dass nicht nur die Frauenforschung für die heutige ungünstige Position der Frauen schuldig ist, sondern dass hier noch mehrere gesellschaftliche Bedingungen eingeschlossen sind. In diesem Text, der ich rezensieren möchte, versucht die Autorin uns ein Bild über die Situat...

US After Trump

Peter Guardino

Like most events, there were a lot of factors in play, some very large and long-term, others smaller and more ephemeral. But you have to start by realizing that Clinton won the popular vote, and in just about any other electoral system that would have been enough. Our electoral system means that ...

The gathering storm: A review of Jeff Nichols’ Take Shelter in the light of the 2016 US Election

Tamer Söyler, Nicholas Jepson

As commentators continue to analyse the reasons for Donald Trump’s shock victory in the US presidential election, this seems a particularly opportune moment to draw the reader’s attention to the work of Jeff Nichols, talented director of Shotgun Stories (2007), Take Shelter (2011), Mud (2012) and...

Le bloc islamo-nationaliste au travail

Ahmet İnsel

Il y a cinq jours, j’annonçais l’accélération du cours des choses. Aujourd’hui, il s’agit bien plus que d’une accélération. Le pouvoir nous entraine à toute allure dans un camion sans frein vers le ravin. Le député du CHP, Sezgin Tanrıkulu, a résumé le cours des choses après l’arrestation de coll...

Le cours des choses s’accélèrent

Ahmet İnsel

L’attaque de l’Etat-Erdogan au journal Cumhuriyet est conforme au cours actuel des choses en Turquie. « Le coup [d’Etat] est de nouveau contre les opposants » titrait à sa une Cumhuriyet dans son édition de lundi matin, quelques heures avant le déclenchement de l’opération policières contre ses d...

Le coup d’Etat comme une « grâce de Dieu »

Ahmet İnsel

« La grâce de Dieu ! ». Recep Tayyip Erdogan, qualifiait dans ces termes, quelques heures après son déclenchement, le coup d’Etat du 15 juillet. En effet ce putsch avorté, qui le visait principalement, est devenu une aubaine pour lui. Il lui a permis de déclencher une vaste opération d’éradicatio...

The Dis-United Kingdom

Nicholas Bliss

Running alongside this has been the country’s long term love hate relationship with immigration into the UK. Without knowing the full facts on this, the UK has, at least during my lifetime, been very welcoming of immigrants from various parts of the world, but there have also been undercurrents o...

Mourning for an Activist rather than a Boxer

Ümit Öztürk

We have a country whose citizens are so overemotional that they perform a funeral prayer in the absentia of an actor who has to die according to the scenario. I guess many people will remember Oktay Kaynarca, namely Cakir from the TV Series, “Valley of the Wolves”. Clearly saying, we take too ser...

Les Facteurs Déterminants de L’autoritarisme du Parti d’Erdogan

Ahmet İnsel

Commençons donc par les caractéristiques propres, particulièrement saillantes, de l’autoritarisme dans la dynamique de l’AKP d’Erdogan. Évidemment les caractéristiques que je vais citer ne sont pas exclusivement propres aux autoritarismes turcs. On retrouve certaines d’entre elles dans les autori...

Rise of ISIS Threat in Turkey and an Alarming City: Kilis

Ümit Öztürk

History is not only made by societies, but it also makes and transforms societies. A sudden historical change may completely alter or reshape individual or societal well-being. At first, people may not be aware of the seriousness of the historical change emerging around and surrounding them. As l...

From Balkans to Syria: Unvarying Peace-making Processes and Similar Post-emotional Stances

Ümit Öztürk

In the last decade of the twentieth century after the breakup of Yugoslavia; Bosnians, Croats and Albanians were exterminated for the sake of Serbian irredentist nationalism, however so called peace makers just watched for a long time and hesitated intervening and ending the extermination. They w...

Middle Class Rhetoric

Tamer Söyler

Wiretaps allegedly featuring phone conversations between Prime Minister (PM) Erdoğan and his son were leaked on February 24, 2014. The recordings provided material for everyday jokes in Turkey. Focusing on the dramatic aspects of the corruption scandal will be a grave mistake. This significant ev...