A note retrieved from the sunken submarine. Image via: Wikimedia Commons.

The Kursk Submarine Disaster, Explained

An explanation of the political and historic contexts of the Kursk submarine disaster, a highly taboo subject in Russia.

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Novelist Aslı Erdoğan and Publisher Ragıp Zarakolu. Image provided by the author.

Hope in Action, Despite Horror

A round up of the consequences of the failed coup in Turkey, including media crackdowns and Tarık Günersel’s opinion on the role of Gülen and his movement in the attempted coup.

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Asli Erdoğan at the Conrad Festival 2015, the annual literary festival in Krakow.

Asli Erdogan Detained in Turkey

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Former ICORN writer-in-residence in Krakow City of Refuge, Asli Erdoğan, was detained in Turkey on Wednesday after acting as columnist and stand-in-editor to the Turkish newspaper, Özgür Gündem.

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The Impact of the Berta Cáceres Human Rights in Honduras Act

Dina Meza on the violation of human rights in Honduras and the creation of the “The Berta Cáceres Human Rights in Honduras Act,” which was passed after she was assassinated in June 2016.

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Kaharlyk and the Ukrainian Revolution: A Timeline

A timeline of the political turmoil in Ukraine and the publication of the revolutionary Ukrainian novel Kaharlyk.

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  • Asli Erdoğan at the Conrad Festival 2015, the annual literary festival in Krakow.
    Asli Erdogan Detained in Turkey

    Former ICORN writer-in-residence in Krakow City of Refuge, Asli Erdoğan, was detained in Turkey on Wednesday after acting as columnist and stand-in-editor to the Turkish newspaper, Özgür Gündem.

    Read more...