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Dec 6, 2017, 9:38 AM
Can Erdoğan dare?
White House Spokesman Sarah Sanders announced that US President Donald Trump will announce his decision to move the US Embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, today. I'm not planning to take on this issue based on the history of Jerusalem,...
Feb 14, 2017, 6:57 PM
Turkish Jews Are Aware
Turkish Jews.. approximately 18,000 individuals... Every single one of them with their free will and personal ambitions and goals. Some interested in the arts, some interested in politics, some works in textile and some works in education... Almost 60 percent of...
Dec 11, 2016, 12:09 AM
Yet Another Explosion in Istanbul…
For seven years every Saturday night at around 22:00pm I passed in front of the stadium of Beşiktaş Sports Club.... I wasn't going anywhere special. Being a huge karaoke fan was the reason I left home to go to Taksim...
Nov 16, 2016, 2:08 PM
A beige pullover with buttons on the side
He survived an Istanbul synagogue bombing that killed 28, including dear friends, and changed him forever
Oct 4, 2016, 4:12 PM
Ayşegül Terzi - 23 years old. Nurse. On the 12th of September morning, she takes a public bus after working night shift at the hospital she is employed at. She is watching outside from the side mirror as she is...
Sep 20, 2016, 3:29 PM
Us and Them — Muslim Jewish Conference
It's almost been two months time since I came back from Muslim Jewish Conference (MJC) in Berlin. I've been trying to process the Utopia that I experienced for seven days. As I'm trying to write this article; looking thru the amazing...
Aug 16, 2016, 10:27 PM
Turkish Media after the “Coup Attempt”
Between the dates of 17th of July--15th of August; the number of mainstream newspapers who directly linked the "Coup Attempt" to Jews and/or Israel is 76. Numbers are stated below. Aydınlık: 3 Cumhuriyet: 1 Güneş: 2 Habertürk: 1 Habervaktim: 1 Hürriyet: 2 Milat: 7 Milli Gazete: 15 Sabah:...
Jul 21, 2016, 11:55 AM
State of Emergency Issued in Turkey
Read the title... That's all I can say about it. I will not be writing anything until the State of Emergency is lifted... You might guess the reasons. See you in 3 months.
Jul 16, 2016, 9:35 PM
My experience during the coup attempt in Turkey
Blogger Jack E. Gozcu was in Istanbul when chaos erupted. Then he got an alert from the Jewish community -- on the Sabbath. That was a very bad sign
Jul 16, 2016, 11:05 AM
Ataturk Airport Attack
44 dead and 132 wounded. This is the result of the recent triple suicide terror attack that took place at the Ataturk airport in Istanbul. This airport is known for being a hub for air traffic, with its location...
Jack E. Civre was born as a Jew in Turkey Istanbul in 1985. He studied Engineering. During his University years he started being involved in Public Diplomacy.