Compassion for Gaziantep

We need to stop terrorism. Not by more violence, but by compassion. And yes, that’s difficult.


Dying for a cause: the destructive power of empathy

Brussels, Belgium_Now that the initial shock of the attacks on my new hometown has subsided, I’m trying to make sense of it all. The move with my family from Istanbul to Brussels last September was long planned, but as tensions rose rapidly in Turkey, my husband and I told ourselves that in hindsight our timing…