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About Nil Mutluer

Nil Mutluer is the Philipp Schwartz Fellow at the Diversity and Social Conflict Department of Humboldt University in Berlin.

Articles by Nil Mutluer

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Rosemary Bechler is openDemocracy’s Editor.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Power relations in New Turkey and the naked truth

The power holders have almost unrestricted control over people’s freedoms and lives, as well as over how they perceive reality.

"It was women who made the color of the referendum purple and its spirit NO!"

The secondary position to which women were relegated was endorsed, not silently and privately, but publicly and vocally, by high-profile dignitaries of the AKP, including Erdogan himself. This helped violence.

Turkey's 'special refugees'

In Turkey's story, the western gaze is searching for new victims. Yes, I fled Turkey with my three year old daughter, but am I that victim?

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