1. Mushtaq

    Boycott D&G for their freedom of expression?

    Reading the news today about the Hoo Haa created by Sir Elton John and her husband David in response to interview given by D&G saying that a child should have a mother and father and not created artificially (not the exact words but that's how I understand it) Does this warrant a boycott? What...
  2. Mushtaq

    Turkey moves to boost freedom of expression

    (Reuters) - Turkey has drafted changes to the penal code, narrowing the definition of terrorist propaganda in a step to boost freedom of expression in line with EU demands and potentially encourage a fledgling peace process with a jailed Kurdish militant leader. The bill, presented to Prime...
  3. Helenm150

    the expression "common sense"

    is there a Turkish expression similar to the English expression "common sense" - the context in which I might want to use it is if for example someone suggests some rather outlandish or unreasonable behaviour and I would want to urge them to: "please use some common sense"? :) Thanks, Helen
  4. VWBug

    Turkish museums as an expression of culture

    Museums came rather late to Turkey. For many years the only one was the Archaeology Museum just outside of Topkapi Palace. Established by Osman Hamdi Bey in order to house the archaeological finds he had excavated at Sidon, in today’s Lebanon, the gray stone building was constructed over a...
Top Bottom