Mustafa Akyol on WorldStreams Hosts: Said & Dari
Aired: Friday 7.29.2011
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Mustafa Akyol is a Turkish political commentator and author based in Istanbul, Turkey.
Since 2002, he has been a regular commentator in the Turkish media. He is currently a regular columnist for Hurriyet Daily News, Turkey’s foremost English-language daily. He writes a regular column for a Turkish-language daily, Star, as well. He also appears regularly on Turkish TV, on political discussion shows.
Akyol’s articles have appeared in various publications such as Foreign Affairs, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, International Herald Tribune, Newsweek, The American Interest, Huffington Post, National Review Online, Bitter Lemons and IslamOnline.
His new book, Islam without Extremes: A Muslim Case For Liberty, was published by W.W. Norton in July 2011.
Visit Mustafa Akyol's website:
The White Path
In Turkish “Akyol” literally means “the white path,” hence the name of his website.