The Rebellion of the Bosphorus and the Anger of the Palace

While we do not know where and when the mass movements will explode, the deepening contradictions are the signal flare of future revolts. Such as Turkey, a country with deep democratic and economic problems, this possibility is always on the table. The resistance of the university students and lecturers...

Jordan After Ten Years of the Arab Uprisings

Jordanian monarchy managed to govern the intensity of the secondary contradiction which existed within the regime itself; between the neoliberals and the bureaucrats. It was also able to tame the most opposite political parties from the far-right religious wings to the so-called leftist forces. Yet, this monarchy cannot avoid...

Ten Years of Revolutions in the Arab World

On December 17th 2010, the fruit salesman Mohamed Bouazizi set fire to his own body in protest against both the seizure of his apples and police corruption in the rural city of Sidi Bouzid, in the Tunisian inland. By Fábio Bosco   In a few days, the protests spread over the whole...

Loot, Lies, Collapse

According to the economy minister, Albayrak (Erdogan’s groom), "everything is fine" in the economy. He was not keeping the exchange rate on purpose! However, the Turkish Lira continues to lose value every time he speaks. The dollar is based on TL 9, and the Euro on TL 10! So...

Cyprus: The Past and Today of the Endless Story

The "endless story" continues! Elections were held in North Cyprus. Ersin Tatar, the right-wing UBP candidate supported by the palace regime had won with 51.47% and with a difference of 4500 votes. by Hakkı Yükselen / Kırmızı Gazete   22.10.2020 Tatar, in his speech after the elections, firstly thanked Turkey’s President Erdogan...

“OUR” Azerbaijan Problem!

Turkish regime, while going one step back in the Eastern Mediterranean problem, due to the increasing pressures became involved in the problems of Azerbaijan with a new move. Although it is claimed otherwise, it is obvious that there is something beyond diplomatic, political and military support. In fact, Turkey...

Two Options Facing Haft Tappeh: Workers’ Ownership or Workers’ Supervision

Esmail Bakhshi and other representatives of the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane workers have posted messages about the future ownership and management of the company. The following is a short message by an anonymous worker. It was published on the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane Company workers’ independent channel on Telegram...

A Useful War for All Oppressors in South Caucasus

The current conflict in Karabakh between Armenia and Azerbaijan is dealt with by many as an “ever-conflicting Caucasians’ stuff”. Nothing is more distant from reality. There is no way to address the reality of any conflict in the Caucasus out of the historical framework of centuries-old oppression by neighboring powers. By Kirmizi...

Hundred Years of Loneliness

Kurds are one of the oldest peoples of the Middle East. According to various estimates, 20-30 million Kurds live in divided Kurdistan territory today. Kurdistan is a region of high economic value, with very rich oil resources, important crossings and water resources. Kurds in Turkey, Iraq, Iran, Syria, as...

Down with the Bourgeois Sectarian Regime! Power to the Workers and the People!

1) The explosion in the port of Beirut on August 4 and all the deaths, suffering and destruction demonstrated that there is no way out for Lebanon but the resumption of the workers' and people’s revolution to overthrow the sectarian regime and place the workers and the people in...

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