History Professor Stays Current on Turkish Affairs

Howard L. Eissenstat, assistant professor of history, has written several pieces for Amnesty International regarding the Turkish May Day protests and the government's response, including refusing access of demonstrators to Taksim Square.

Read the following:

What’s Behind Turkey’s Crackdown on the May 1 Protests?

Amnesty calls on Turkey: “Respect right to peaceful assembly” on May 1

Orwell in Translation: Turkey’s New Spy Law