Turkey’s military has been escalating vicious attacks against the Kurdish population under the pretext of fighting ISIS. Last week, a petition of condemnation was circulated by 1,200 Turkish academics calling themselves “Academicians for Peace.” President Erdoğan then issued a tirade against intellectuals, adopting what Noam Chomsky referred to in an email to the undersigned as “the George W. Bush line: you’re with me or you’re with the terrorists."
Articles tagged: ISIL
Eight facts everyone should know about the rise of ISIS and the new war in Iraq
Interesting and informative stuff from Ian Sinclair at StopWar.uk.org. For example, I didn’t know that ISIS have issued a Fatwa on cigarettes, amongst other things.