Alexandra de Cramer

Alexandra de Cramer

Alexandra de Cramer is a writer and freelance journalist based in Istanbul. Her work focuses on culture and current affairs in Turkey.

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The Strange Death of Turkish Satire

The Strange Death of Turkish Satire

A former prime minister of Turkey once said, “Humor is a punch; one never knows who it will hit or when.” In modern Turkey, it is increasingly the centuries-old tradition of political satire that is weathering punches from the state, a victim of the gradual culling of free speech.

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