The Remiss Fondness of Western Mainstream Media for Fethullah Gulen

The coup attempt Turkey faced on 15th July 2016 had repercussions both domestically and internationally. One of the bizarre things to arise out of the coup attempt was the subjective approach and coverage of Western mainstream media. I allude to this point in my previous article . In this article however, I am specifically analysing the level of involvement Gulenists …

Quest for Gold on the Olympic Landscape

Not so long ago I wrote a blog entitled “Brazil ready for the Beautiful Game?” on the eve of the country hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2014, stating that every major sporting event must put up with a ‘cloud of negativity’ in the run up to the opening ceremony Such negativity subsequently dissipates as soon as the Olympic torch …