Category Archive: Hizmet Movement

Rethink Institute Update: Persecution of the Gülen Movement in Turkey

Rethink Institute Update: Persecution of the Gülen Movement in Turkey

The Gülen (a.k.a Hizmet) movement, a faith-based community, has been subject to political persecution for more than two years by the Turkish government since they stood up against corruption and...
Fethullah Gulen Condemns the Terrorist Attack in Lahore, Pakistan and Extends Condolences to Relatives of Victims

Fethullah Gulen Condemns the Terrorist Attack in Lahore, Pakistan and Extends Condolences to Relatives of Victims

For Immediate Release March 28, 2016 Fethullah Gulen Condemns the Terrorist Attack in Lahore, Pakistan and Extends Condolences to Relatives of Victims I have learned with grief about the horrible...
Turkey’s top Muslim leader abhors terrorism

Turkey’s top Muslim leader abhors terrorism

Posted on Tuesday Mar 29th at 4:00am FROM THE STANDS By Domini M. Torrevillas The carnage that snuffed out lives and blew bodies into shreds in an airport and a metro train in Brussels by Islamic...
Gerald Grudzen: ISIS and Turkey’s crumbling democracy

Gerald Grudzen: ISIS and Turkey’s crumbling democracy

The terrorist attacks Paris and now Brussels continue to undermine the life of pluralistic societies in Europe and encourage ever more repressive policies toward Muslim immigrants who have fled the...
A Muslim Cleric That America Should Support

A Muslim Cleric That America Should Support

Usually, when Americans hear the term “Muslim cleric,” they cringe. Yet there’s an Islamic religious leader who calls for peace and inter-faith dialogue, whose supporters are being...
Dr. Sison: Fethullah Gülen is a pioneer of peace

Dr. Sison: Fethullah Gülen is a pioneer of peace

Speaking at a conference held the Philippines’ 400-year-old university, University of Santo Tomas, Dr. Lilian Sison, the Dean of International Relations Department of the University of Santo...
Kimse Yok Mu provides fast breaking meal to orphan students in Kenya

Kimse Yok Mu provides fast breaking meal to orphan students in Kenya

International charity organization Kimse Yok Mu’s Kenya chapter (KYK) gave fast breaking meal to orphans in eastern African country of Kenya’s capital city of Nairobi. İftar was provided by...
Fethullah Gulen’s interview with The Wall Street Journal in English

Fethullah Gulen’s interview with The Wall Street Journal in English

Joe Parkinson and Jay Solomon 1. The Prime Minister has repeatedly attacked you and Hizmet in recent weeks. Do you believe that your alliance with his faction of the AKP is now definitively at an...
Too Good to Be True

Too Good to Be True

Emre Celik When was the last time you heard that? I’ve heard it a few times — here’s the story. I am now in my fifth year in Washington, D.C., having immigrated from Australia. Here...