Deported from Turkey for a tweet

This week on Global Journalist, guest host Joshua Kranzberg takes you around the world for a series of stories on the challenges of journalism in a...

The sound of silence in Turkey

From protests to corruption, Turkish media is finding fewer subjects can be safely covered. A strange thing happened less than a week after...

Censorship in Turkey

After 11 years as prime minister, Recip Tayyip Erdogan became Turkey's first directly-elected president in August. Under Erdogan’s tenure,...

Turkey tightens web censorship laws

A newly approved Turkish law allows for officials to block any website at any time without a court order. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan approved...

Trials and tribulations

Why covering controversial Kurdish issues amid tough anti-terrorism laws can land journalists in jail.  In Turkey, the world’s largest jailer...