Prison conditions continue to worsen, with children who live less than a year interned in the company of their mothers put in jail. Prisons are, using a euphemism, inhuman and the scene of serious violations of human rights.
Turkey faces difficulties join European Union, here is some links for the pitch
Barroso: Cultural differences hurt Turkey's European Union plan: http://europenews.dk/en/node/35712
Identity Problems of Turkey during the European Union Integration Process: http://www.fatih.edu.tr/~jesr/jesr.inac.pdf
Not only tyrants have a troublesome relationship with cartoons. Religions can be very threatening to cartoonists as well since they claim the right not to be insulted....