Why Are Young American Scientists Too Afraid to Appear in This Video?

Watch this–shot this morning–and tell me if you think this situation is healthy. 

People who want to explore these ideas are as afraid of reprisal as anyone I’ve ever met in Turkey. (Excessively so, I’d say: It’s not as if anyone is going to lock them up. But obviously, something is keeping them from speaking freely. And that cannot be good for any of us.)