An orchestrated personal attack, including death threats, faces journalists raising critical voices against Turkey’s new president. The intimidation, cheerleadered by Erdogan’s pet media outlets, subjects women reporters to particular contempt.1 comments
Louis Fishman is an assistant professor at Brooklyn College, City University of New York and writes on Turkish, and Israeli/Palestinian affairs. His upcoming book is on Ottoman Palestine. He has lived most of his life between the U.S., Israel, and Turkey. Follow him on Twitter: @IstanbulTelaviv He blogs at:http://louisfishman.blogspot.com.