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Former Istanbul bureau chief for the New York Times, Stephen Kinzer

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Former Istanbul bureau chief for the <I>New York Times</I>, Stephen Kinzer

Former Istanbul bureau chief for the New York Times, Stephen Kinzer

Former Istanbul bureau chief for the New York Times, Stephen Kinzer

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Former Istanbul bureau chief for the New York Times, Stephen Kinzer. He written the new book Crescent & Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds, (Farrar, Straus & Giroux). He describes a country caught between the entrenched ruling elite and its younger, well-educated population who want democracy. He describes a country of talented –writers, thinkers, university professors and business executives— who have been excluded from positions of power. Kinzer is currently the Timesnational culture correspondent based in Chicago.