About Atilim English

Atilim is a Turkish newspaper with circulation in Turkey and accross Europe. It provides news and opinion from a left perspective regarding events, current affairs and politics in turkey and around the world. Whilst it is hard copy published in Turkish, this site provides and English translation of the main weekly editorial article.

There is currently heavy supression of the news and media in Turkey, with thousands of journalists silenced and imprisoned. Publishing Atilim newspaper is an important part of the struggle for press freedom and the liberation of workers and oppressed people in Turkey.