Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Jan 2017

A bit more freedom of speech in Germany

Jazz Shaw Jan 26, 2017 8:01 AM

An ironic twist to an outdated law

Western outlets fleeing the scene

A “floor fight” takes on a new meaning

A dangerous situation awaits the new president

Might want to deliver our hostage first, Dictatory McDictatorface

Several bridges too far

Dec 2016

Still following the despot’s playbook

BREAKING: Russian ambassador shot in Turkey

Jazz Shaw Dec 19, 2016 12:31 PM

Trust me… this is going to end very badly. Probably for the Kurds.

… and the first two don’t count

The crackdown continues

Well, I suppose he was an “agent of change” to be sure

Nice constitution you’ve got there. Be a shame if anything happened to it

Nov 2016

Democracy in Turkey has failed

When will the United States acknowledge this?

Meanwhile in Turkey, President for Life Erdogan?

Jazz Shaw Nov 17, 2016 11:01 AM

Pay close attention. You are watching a democracy fail before your eyes

The next step on the road to ruin

Detained with no trial scheduled or expected

Oct 2016

Heads may roll… literally

Erdogan: No, we’re going to attack Raqqa

Ed Morrissey Oct 27, 2016 10:11 AM

Right after they attack the Kurds, natch.

Twin tyrants decide to work on a new gas pipeline, giving Russia even more control

The iron fist in the iron glove method seems to be working well for Erdogan

Aug 2016

A toxic mix

“Stern words”

Rooting out the dissidents

Friends with terrible benefits


Isn’t that sweet…

Quite the ally we’ve got there…

Jul 2016
Apr 2016

Property of the state

Nov 2015

So much for the grand alliance.

Jun 2015

Don’t get your hopes up

Jan 2015


Nov 2014

Erdogan: Of course women aren’t equal to men

Jazz Shaw Nov 25, 2014 10:41 AM

“It is against nature.”