AKP’s Crisis Response Model: Thrive on Superficiality

AKP’s Crisis Response Model: Thrive on Superficiality

December 2012

Instead of addressing the critical policy needs, AKP Administration appears to be juggling with them.

Turkey Inclining Towards Despotism

Turkey Inclining Towards Despotism

December 2012

The contemporary kind of authoritarianism called “elected despotism” seems to be replacing the ideological totalitarianism.

AKP and the Politics of “Impossible Brotherhoods”

AKP and the Politics of “Impossible Brotherhoods”

October 2012

AKP's sociological terminology of brothers and sisters have recently been turned into the politics of impossible brotherhoods by their.

Reasons for CHP’s Past Electoral Defeats; Paths Leading to Success

Reasons for CHP’s Past Electoral Defeats; Paths Leading to Success

October 2012

The "new" CHP tries to re-capture its votes by showing respect to religious and cultural values and accepting the market economy.

The Neo-Nationalist Front: The Extreme Rightist Face of AKP

The Neo-Nationalist Front: The Extreme Rightist Face of AKP

October 2012

The Governing Party AKP, who once claimed to bring, conservative - democracy to the country, turned out to be the focus of extreme nationalism.

CHP’s Proposal for the Resolution of the Kurdish Question

CHP’s Proposal for the Resolution of the Kurdish Question

July 2012

CHP's 10 point resolution proposal seem to provide a mechanically simple working framework with quite powerful moral and political messages.

Turkey Veers off The Democratic Path

Turkey Veers off The Democratic Path

July 2012

While Justice and Development Party is celebrating its third term in Government, their policies have revealed cracks in their foundations.

For AKP, the “Game” Has Just Begun

For AKP, the “Game” Has Just Begun

July 2012

With the rise of ethnic questions, the ruling party seems to be risking the decomposition of the political fabric of the Republic.

The “Hidden” That Never Was

The “Hidden” That Never Was

May 2012

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.

CHP’s New European Perspectives

CHP’s New European  Perspectives

May 2012

Turkey's left-wing CHP and EU social democrats are set to ameliorate their relationship. Mutual effort is key for success.

Polarization and Democratization in Turkey

Polarization and Democratization in Turkey

April 2012

Turkey goes through a new cycle of polarization threatening the social equilibrium.

AKP vs. AKP: A Political Tug-o-War

AKP vs. AKP: A Political Tug-o-War

April 2012

Power struggles within AKP intensify while Turkey is on the verge of a fundamental paradigm shift.

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