Author: Uzay Bulut
Uzay Bulut is a Turkish journalist and political analyst formerly based in Ankara. She graduated from Istanbul’s Bogazici University in 2007 with a BA in Translation and Interpreting Studies. She holds a master’s degree in Media and Cultural Studies at Ankara’s Middle East Technical University. Her writings have appeared in a variety of publications including Gatestone Institute, the Clarion Project, the Armenian Weekly, PJ Media, CBN News, the Algemeiner, the Kurdish newspaper Rudaw, International Business Times UK and the Voice of America. She has also contributed to several Israeli media outlets including the Jerusalem Post, Arutz Sheva (Israel National News), Israel Hayom and Jerusalem Online. Bulut’s journalistic work focuses mainly on Turkey’s ethnic and religious minorities, anti-Semitism, political Islam and the history of Turkey. She is currently based in Washington, D.C.
Turkey Uncensored: The Fate of Assyrian Christian Churches and MonasteriesThursday, July 13, 2017
The Turkish government has recently seized numerous properties belonging to Assyrian Christians. But this wasn’t the first time.
Turkey Uncensored: Erdoğan’s Unbridled AggressionMonday, July 10, 2017
Why did Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s visit to Washington, D.C. culminate in an attack on peaceful demonstrators? Why is he so nakedly repressive on foreign soil?
Turkey Uncensored: A War On JournalismMonday, June 19, 2017
The destruction of any remnant of the Greek culture that existed in Turkey – including Greek-speaking journalists and newspapers – is almost complete.
Turkey Uncensored: Why Are the Jews Leaving Turkey?Thursday, June 15, 2017
Jewish people living in Turkey were recently asked to choose “the most anti-Semitic incidents of 2016.” Here are the top 10 answers.
Turkey Uncensored: Enslaving Jews and Christians in the Turkish MilitaryWednesday, May 24, 2017
The persecution of non-Muslims in Turkey is one of the least known topics in the West, and is something that the Turks have never officially recognized.
Turkey Uncensored: When Challenges to Islamic Traditions Turn DeadlyTuesday, May 16, 2017
Celebrities who don the hijab for entertainment purposes may not understand that it is a betrayal of women who have been murdered for refusing to wear it.
Turkey Uncensored: The Brainwashing of Ankara’s Children by the Islamic StateMonday, May 8, 2017
The Islamic State has begun using schools in Syria and Turkey to indoctrinate young children and train them in the use of deadly weaponry.
Turkey Uncensored: ‘First, They Came For the Armenians’Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Turkey’s real purge of educators came in 1915 and targeted Armenians through their schools, their teachers, their intellectuals and their children.
In Turkey, the Victims Change but the Regime Remains the SameTuesday, April 18, 2017
On April 16, the Turkish voters approved the Justice and Development Party’s constitutional amendment package to shift to an executive presidential system.
Turkey Uncensored: Was Turkey’s War on Christmas a War on Christians?Thursday, March 30, 2017
According to a 2016 Human Rights Violations Report, Christians in Turkey experienced an increase in hate crimes & speech during the 2016 Christmas holiday.