Islam, ISIS, and Turkey

August 11, 2016 Derya M. Little 0

A Dutchman of 6-foot-5 stature looked at me with a tilted head at an academic conference. “My grandmother used to tell me if I didn’t behave she would give me to Turks…you don’t look that […]


Five Facts About the Coup in Turkey

July 19, 2016 Derya M. Little 0

When Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the first President of Turkey (1923-38), abolished the sultanate and caliphate following the collapse of the Ottoman Empire, did he imagine that the military he left behind would have to intervene […]