Ayse Turcan has been a freelance journalist for 4 years. She is mostly writing about politics in Switzerland, Europe and Latin America.
Her main interests are social injustices, human rights and postcolonial discourses. She mostly writes for the Swiss weekly WOZ. Die Wochenzeitung.
Before becoming a journalist she worked at the History Department of the University of Bern where she focused on the history of the Soviet Union and the Swiss workers movement.