Articles by Kaan Kurtulus


Brazilian president faces ouster

House of deputies votes to impeach Dilma Rousseff amid massive civil protests     Over the past year, Brazil has gone through political upheavals that were once hoped to be bygones of the past. As early as August 16, 2015, thousands of Brazilians demonstrated across 200 cities against the current President Dilma Rousseff due to…

SIGMUNDUR DAVID GUNNLAUGSSON — The Prime Minister of Iceland (shown right) speaks about Panama Papers before ultimately resigning.

Panama Papers embroils world leaders

The “Panama Papers,” a huge leak of secret intelligence, possibly the biggest in history, is creating headaches for many of the world’s power brokers. 11.5 million confidential documents were leaked. The leaks shocked the world, as it showed how some of its leaders may have used offshore bank accounts and shell companies to hide their…