Tag: united states

“Not FETÖ, But NATO”

Turkey’s failed July 15, 2016 coup attempt has torn apart the country’s military and shifted power towards those more skeptical of the intergovernmental alliance.   Not long after 9 pm on the evening of July 15, 2016, Turkey’s Chief of Staff, 2nd Chief of Staff, Land Forces Chief and eight…


How Two Wrongs Don’t Make a Right: Still Missing the Point, Reinscribing Stereotypes about Eastern Europe

A short response to Dr. Monika Nalepa’s August 2 rebuttal to our letter: “Here’s the academic evidence on cheating in post-communist countries” We, the authors (Irina Ceric, Ana Grujic, Jasmina Tumbas, and Bojana Videkanic) of the Open Letter to Dr. Nalepa’s text, plus some 140 individuals (scholars, teachers, artists, curators…


New Beginnings in US-Serbia Relations

We recently received the following submission about the 1999 triple murder of the Bytyqi brothers.  The piece was co-authored by surviving brother Fatose Bytyqi and retired US Ambassador Robert Barry, who has many years of service in the Balkan region. In the interest of bringing some measure of justice and peace…