Assoc. Prof. Ceren Sözeri is a faculty member at the Communications
Department of Galatasaray University, Istanbul. She received her Ph.D. from Marmara University in 2009. She has published on political economy of the media in Turkey, ethical issues, discrimination and hate speech in traditional and online media.
A week before the recent coup attempt in Turkey a group of journalists launched a campaign to defend press freedom entitled “I am a journalist! Journalism is not a crime!”. Participating newspapers and online news portals...