23 relations: Ahmet Türk, Centre-left politics, Constitutional Court of Turkey, European Convention on Human Rights, European Court of Human Rights, Freedom and Democracy Party, Hatip Dicle, Kurdish languages, Kurdish nationalism, Kurdistan Workers' Party, Kurds in Turkey, Leyla Zana, Mahmut Alınak, Orhan Doğan, People's Democracy Party, People's Labor Party, Sırrı Sakık, Selim Sadak, Social democracy, Turkey, Turkish language, Turkish studies, Zübeyir Aydar.
Ahmet Türk (born 2 July 1942 in Derik, Mardin Province, Turkey) is a Kurdish nationalist politician in Turkey.
Centre-left politics or center-left politics (American English), also referred to as moderate-left politics, is an adherence to views leaning to the left-wing, but closer to the centre on the left–right political spectrum than other left-wing variants.
The Constitutional Court of Turkey (Anayasa Mahkemesi, sometimes abbreviated as AYM) is the highest legal body for constitutional review in Turkey.
The European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) (formally the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms) is an international treaty to protect human rights and political freedoms in Europe.
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR or ECtHR; Cour européenne des droits de l’homme) is a supranational or international court established by the European Convention on Human Rights.
Freedom and Democracy Party (Turkish: Özgürlük ve Demokrasi Partisi) was a pro-Kurdish rights party in Turkey.
Hatip Dicle (born 1954, Diyarbakir, Turkey), full name Mehmet Hatip Dicle, is a Turkish politician, of Kurdish origin, of the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP).
Kurdish (Kurdî) is a continuum of Northwestern Iranian languages spoken by the Kurds in Western Asia.
Kurdish nationalism (Kurdish: Kurdayetî, کوردایەتی) holds that the Kurdish people are deserving of a sovereign nation that would be partitioned out of areas in Turkey, northern Iraq, and Syria based on the promised nation of Kurdistan under the Treaty of Sèvres.
The Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK (Partiya Karkerên Kurdistanê) is an organization based in Turkey and Iraq.
Kurds in Turkey refers to people born in or residing in Turkey who are of Kurdish origin.
Leyla Zana (born 3 May 1961 in Silvan, Diyarbakır Province), is a Kurdish politician, who was imprisoned for 10 years for her political activism, which was deemed by the Turkish courts to be against the unity of the country.
Mahmut Alınak (born 1952, Digor (District), Kars, Kars Province), is a Turkish lawyer, author and politician, of Kurdish origin, and a former parliamentary deputy.
Orhan Doğan (25 July 1955, Mardin, Turkey - 29 June 2007), was a Kurdish politician, of the Democratic Society Party.
People’s Democracy Party (Halkın Demokrasi Partisi, HADEP) was a Kurdish nationalist political party in Turkey.
People's Labor Party or People's Work Party (Halkın Emek Partisi, HEP) was a pro-Kurdish political party in Turkey.
Sırrı Sakık (born 1 August 1957, Yürecik, Muş Province, Turkey) is a Turkish-Kurdish journalist and politician, and a member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey for the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP).
Selim Sadak, (born 1954 in İdil, Şırnak, Okimdir.com, Erişim Tarihi: 6 December 2008.) is a Turkish politician of Kurdish origin, currently the mayor of Siirt.
Social democracy is a political, social and economic ideology that supports economic and social interventions to promote social justice within the framework of a liberal democratic polity and capitalist economy.
Turkey (Türkiye), officially the Republic of Turkey (Türkiye Cumhuriyeti), is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly in Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe.
Turkish, also referred to as Istanbul Turkish, is the most widely spoken of the Turkic languages, with around 10–15 million native speakers in Southeast Europe (mostly in East and Western Thrace) and 60–65 million native speakers in Western Asia (mostly in Anatolia).
Turkish studies is a field of humanities covering Turkish history, language, religion and culture.
Zübeyir Aydar (born 1961) is a Kurdish politician, lawyer and president of the Kongra-Gel (People's Congress of Kurdistan), which is the parliament of the Koma Civakên Kurdistan (KCK), making him the de jure political leader of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party.