Turkey: The Return of the Ottoman Caliphate

Turkey: The Return of the Ottoman Caliphate The Turkish referendum proposes an 18-article amendment to the Turkish Constitution, long sought by the ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) and its founder, Erdogan. If the amendments are approved, the Office of the Prime Minister will be abolished and changes to the Supreme Board of Judges […]

Scotland Continues to Seek Independence

Scotland Continues to Seek Independence

Scotland Continues to Seek Independence Scottish lawmakers voted Tuesday to seek a new referendum on Independence, presenting the British government with a distraction as it prepares to trigger its EU exit aka Brexit. The legislature voted 69-59 to ask the British government to sanction an Independence vote that would be held within the next 2 […]