Enough Already!

On November 4, 2016, the Turkish police took eleven HDP (Peoples’ Democracy Party) parliamentarians, including the co-chairs Selahattin Demirtas and Figen Yuksekdag, into custody. The MPs’ houses and the party’s headquarters were raided, doors were broken and the parliamentarians were forcefully detained. We, the undersigned academics across the globe, consider this incident a troubling assault…