Cumhuriyet, the shame counter

Turkish cartoonist Musa Kart and four of his colleagues at Cumhuriyet newspaper absolved

Cartoonist Musa Kart, along with nine of his colleagues from the Turkish daily Cumhuriyet, is 43 days in prison today. Photograph and names of the 10 imprisoned Since the fourth day of the journalists’ detention, the newspaper has published on its masthead a counter of … Read more

The Erdogan dictatorship

Turkish cartoonist Musa Kart and four of his colleagues at Cumhuriyet newspaper absolved

Although it is not a topic that is high on the media’s “news” agenda here, the Erdogan government’s machinery of repression is still in full swing in Turkey. During the so-called “great purge” at least 130 journalists have been arrested and some 150 media outlets … Read more

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Erdogan and freedoms

Turkish cartoonist Musa Kart and four of his colleagues at Cumhuriyet newspaper absolved

Erdogan and freedoms. The cartoon of Sunday 07/10/16 on CTXT For Erdogan, freedoms are a dead letter. And press freedom is no exception. After wiping out a lot of newspapers, closing radio stations and TV channels, he is continuing with the big purge in which … Read more