Thursday, January 12, 2012

Newsfeed - January 12

To sign the inaugural declaration of GIT, please send an e-mail to -- to join GIT - North America, e-mail

Hate speech

Visit our hate speech page
for our first example of hate speech in Turkish media, which is a news report directed against Büşra Ersanlı.

Büşra Ersanlı, hate speech and issues with the press reform

Read a news analysis on the implications of the proposed press reform, using the example of hate speech directed against Büşra Ersanlı as a demonstration of what happens when the government or the judiciary shares private information with the press.

Council of Europe report on Turkey

Read the latest report of the Council of Europe on human rights and judiciary in Turkey via GIT - North America.

Correction on Radikal

When we realize that we made a mistake, we correct. See how on GIT - North America.