Interviews

Interviews (in English, Arabic, Greek, Italian, & Turkish)

  1. Erdogan’s anti-Semitism has done great harm to Turkey,” Israel Hayom, June 16, 2020. [Interview with Dean Shmuel Elmas]
  2. It is important to remember that Turkey is not Erdogan” Ethnos, May 26, 2020. [Interview by George Skafidas]
  3. Αυτοκαταστροφικοί οι εκβιασμοί Ερντογάν με τους μετανάστες” Ethnos, May 24, 2020. [Interview by George Skafidas]
  4. Turkey’s Democracy and the Kurdish Question” Washington Kurdish Institute, June 4, 2019. [Interview by Yousif Ismael]
  5. CHP Facit Değil Android Kuşağına Seslenmeli – Doç.Dr. Aykan Erdemir ile Söyleşi” Yeni Arayış, November 27, 2018. [Interview by Murat Aksoy]
  6. “أردوغان سعى إُُّّ توثيق العلالاقات مع روسيا وإيران وقطر” Akhbar El-Yom, September 15, 2018. [interview by Rehab Sayed Abdelwahab] 
  7. برلماني تركي: سياسة أردوغان “متناقضة” وأعطت الشرعية للأسد في سوريا (حوار” Erem News, July 18, 2018. [interview by Hadil Oueis]
  8. Erdogan’s hostage diplomacy requires a transatlantic approach” Kathimerini, June 12, 2018. [interview by Niko Efstathiou]
  9. ‘For Erdogan, personal interest trumps national interest’: Former Turkish Member of Parliament” Hard News Foreign Policy, July 18, 2017. [Interview by Abeer Kapoor]
  10. Syrian Refugees: Ankara’s Trump Card Against Europe” The Cipher Brief, September 16, 2016. [Interview by Bennett Seftel]
  11. Despite Coup Failure, Turkish Democracy Still at Risk” The Cipher Brief, July 22, 2016 [Interview by Bennett Seftel]
  12. You Can’t Start and Stop Jihadism at Will” The Cipher Brief, June 30, 2016. [Interview by Bennett Seftel]
  13. Turkey: An Unreliable Ally?” The Cipher Brief, April 19, 2016. [Interview by Bennett Seftel]
  14. Monday Talk with Aykan Erdemir on EU-Turkey Summit” Vocal Europe, November 30, 2016. [Interview by Simon Lampli]
  15. CHP Bursa milletvekili Aykan Erdemir ile söyleşi: ‘Alevifobi ile antisemitizm arasında örtüşme var’”, Birikim, January-February 2015. [Interview by Mehmet Ertan and Besim Can Zırh]
  16. Türkiye’nin 2 Temel Sorunu: Gerontokrasi (Yaşlıların Egemenliği), ve Patriyarki (Erkeklerin Egemenliği)”, Hürriyet, January 5, 2015. [Interview by Cansu Çamlıbel]
  17. Polarizing discourse may permanently harm social cohesion” Today’s Zaman, June 22, 2014. [Interview by Aydın Albayrak]
  18. Nefret söyleminin kaynağı toplum” Radikal, October 22, 2012. [Interview by Ezgi Başaran]
  19. “Örnek bir hayat hikayesi”, Bursa Hakimiyet, July 8, 2012. [Interview by Aysın Komitgan]
  20. Temel Mesele Özgürlükler” Vatan, December 29, 2010. [Interview by Deniz Güçer]
  21. Asıl Mahalle Baskısı Aleviler’e” Vatan, November 1, 2010. [Interview by Şule Türker]
  22. “Siyasi Reform Mecburiyeti ve İktidarla Statükoyu Koruma Çabası”, Sacayak, July 2009, no.4, pp.21-22. [Interview by Ahmet Koçak]
  23. “Mahalle Baskısı”, in Mahalle Baskısı var mı yok mu? Ruşen Çakır and İrfan Bozan, eds. Istanbul: Doğan Kitap, March 2009, pp.163-167. [Interview by Kelime Ata]
  24. Alevi sorunu yok Sünni sorunu var” Post Express, January 2009. [Interview by Siren İdemen]
  25. “ODTÜlü öğretim üyesinden AKP Haberlerine Yanıt”, Gazete ODTÜLÜ, November 29, 2008. [Interview by Emre Çalışkan]
  26. Alevis want rights first and foremost”, Turkish Daily News, December 5, 2007. [Summary translation of the Milliyet interview by Devrim Sevimay]
  27. “Alevi ‘Önce Hak’ diyor”, Milliyet, December 3, 2007. [Interview by Devrim Sevimay]
  28. “Siyasal İslam Kendi Mezarını Kazıyor”, Alevilerin Sesi (September 2007), no.108, pp.46-47. [Interview by Tuncer Baş and Bektaş Kılıç].
  29. Aleviti, sunniti, sciiti: analogie e differenze – II” The Observatory on the Balkans, August 27, 2007. [Interview of Aykan Erdemir and Mustafa Şen by Fabio Salomoni]
  30. Aleviti, sunniti, sciiti: analogie e differenze – I” The Observatory on the Balkans, August 24, 2007. [Interview of Aykan Erdemir and Mustafa Şen by Fabio Salomoni]
  31. “Göçmenler Sömürüye Daha Açık”, Telgraf, pp.22-23, July 25, 2006. [Interview]