After a decade of undisputed power, AKP can no longer be accused of pursuing a hidden agenda. The agenda was never hidden; it was actually obvious.
By Nebil İlsevencloseAuthor: Nebil İlseven
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout: PhD in banking, former chief of CHP IstanbulSee Authors Posts (7) in Politics
Turkey's left-wing CHP and EU social democrats are set to ameliorate their relationship. Mutual effort is key for success.
By Aydιn CıngıcloseAuthor: Aydιn Cıngı
Email: email@example.comAbout: Political scientist, founder and former chairman of Social Democracy FoundationSee Authors Posts (7) in EU Affairs, Politics
Misguided policy choices drive Turkey's economy to the edge of economic crisis.
By Cenk SidarcloseAuthor: Cenk Sidar
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout: Managing Director, Sidar Global AgencySee Authors Posts (5) in Economy
Turkey's Mass Housing Administration (TOKI) is consuming public assets relentlessly, becoming a device to redistribute property-driven wealth among its supporters.
By Mustafa SonmezcloseAuthor: Mustafa Sonmez
Email: email@example.comAbout: See Authors Posts (2) in Cover, Instituitions
Turkey's scientific orientation is now under AKP's full authoritative coercion.
By Denet C. TezelcloseAuthor: Denet C. Tezel
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout: Economist, former journalistSee Authors Posts (2) in Cover, Instituitions
Controversy and misconduct in Turkey's judicial system promises further instability.
By Basar YalticloseAuthor: Basar Yalti
Email: email@example.comAbout: See Authors Posts (2) in Judiciary & Legislation
The new regulation of Istanbul's City Theater portrays a deepening political and ideological approach to administration of art via public funds.
By Ragip ErtugrulcloseAuthor: Ragip Ertugrul
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout: See Authors Posts (2) in Culture, Local Government
The lack of a central welfare strategy in Turkey has turned social support into a public relations tool for AKP through municipal activities.
By Inan IzcicloseAuthor: Inan Izci
Email: email@example.comAbout: See Authors Posts (4) in Social Policy
By introducing the 4+4+4 system, the AKP Government decreased the elementary education period to four years, and paved the way for the secondary education of Religious Vocational High Schools.
By Figen ŞardağcloseAuthor: Figen Şardağ
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout: Banker, Financial AnalystSee Authors Posts (2) in Education Policy
The new healthcare policies set by the Ministry of Health has decreased the quality of the service, while increasing the tension between the medics and the patients.
By Murat AksoycloseAuthor: Murat Aksoy
Email: email@example.comAbout: See Authors Posts (1) in Health
The proposed new routes for Istanbul's third bridge across the Bosphorus does not only threaten the ecology of the city, but it
will give a way to new areas for unplanned urbanization.
By Chambre of Urban Planners Istanbul BranchcloseAuthor: Chambre of Urban Planners Istanbul Branch
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout: See Authors Posts (1) in Urban Planning
The new district of Istanbul portrays a Scandinavian model designed along the lines of social citizenship.
By Zakir OzlucloseAuthor: Zakir Ozlu
Email: email@example.comAbout: See Authors Posts (1) in Local Government
Historically, European political traditions have based their assessment of Turkey on two distinct ideological differences.
By Bora BalcicloseAuthor: Bora Balci
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout: See Authors Posts (2) in EU Affairs
Anatolia is one of the best examples of a land which cherishes the diversity of different belief systems and cultures, despite all the efforts to destroy it.
By Deniz TufekcicloseAuthor: Deniz Tufekci
Email: email@example.comAbout: See Authors Posts (1) in Tourism
Asked whether Shari'a should be the only source of legislation, one of the sources of legislation, or not be a source of legislation.
By Selcuk ErezcloseAuthor: Selcuk Erez
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgAbout: See Authors Posts (4) in New Media
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