Treating Attacker as a Hero Exposes Moral Deprivation in Turkey’s Politics

Making a Hero Out of an Attacker. The Aftermath of Mob Attack Against Opposition Leader Reveals Moral Corruption in Turkey’s Politics.

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Osman Sarigun is detained by gendarmerie forces after public criticism. (Photo: Twitter)

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Virginia-based journalist and writer. Politics, culture, art, and technology. American political affairs, Turkey, the MidEast, and beyond. Twitter: @abyasun

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