Turkey

The Future of the People s Alliance

The Future of the People’s Alliance

If the AK Party and the MHP are able to balance between “being rivals” in the local elections and...

Is the Old Turkey Coming Back

Is the Old Turkey Coming Back?

The old Turkey was a period when the nation was reduced to only one ethnicity as prescribed in...

Easier Said than Done What does 2023 Vision Document Promise

Easier Said than Done: What does “2023 Vision Document” Promise for Turkey's Foreign Language Teaching?

The 2023 Vision Document has really created a vision. However, we should make a priority list and...

Turkey s Culture of Surveillance

Turkey’s Culture of Surveillance

Turkish security units tracked down the 15-member hit squad who are responsible for the murder....

Deliberate Misunderstandings Regarding the Republican Character of Turkey

Deliberate Misunderstandings Regarding the Republican Character of Turkey

It should be kept in mind that in Turkey today while on the one hand there is no actual problem...

What does Turkey s Map of Political Alliances Look Like

What does Turkey’s Map of Political Alliances Look Like for the Upcoming Local Elections?

What makes the upcoming local elections more important than a simple vote to determine local...

Time to Invest in Turkey

Time to Invest in Turkey?

The sharp depreciation of the Turkish Lira (TL) has made the value of Turkish assets cheaper,...

The Crisis in the AK Party-MHP Alliance

The Crisis in the AK Party-MHP Alliance

It is too early to talk about the future of the People’s Alliance. However, it is fair to state...

Turkish Politics After the Student Oath Debate

Turkish Politics After the Student Oath Debate

In the “Old Turkey,” to use the term coined by the AK Party, courts often examined the “aptness”...

What's Really Behind Turkey s Student Oath Debate

What's Really Behind Turkey’s Student Oath Debate?

It seems that in cases when a decision made by the Erdogan administration is ruled out by a...

Turkey s Student Oath Becomes a Controversial Issue

Turkey’s Student Oath Becomes a Controversial Issue

The Student Oath decision of the Council of State was perceived as taking a step back from...

In Memory of Ara Güler Turkey s Visual Historian

In Memory of Ara Güler: Turkey’s Visual Historian

Ara Güler, who sadly passed away at the age of 90 this week, was Turkey’s most notable...

Turkey Should Spend Wisely

Turkey Should “Spend” Wisely

One should underscore not more saving or less consumption, but increasing the productivity level...

Turkey's Political Parties Set their Local Election Strategies

Turkey's Political Parties Set their Local Election Strategies

What do the political parties in Turkey plan for the local elections 2019? What will be their...

Turkey s Quest for Peace in a World of Conflict

Turkey’s Quest for Peace in a World of Conflict

Since the host country of the Forum was Turkey, the speakers paid special attention to Turkey’s...

Will Turkey's Activism for Culture change its Negative Image in

Will Turkey's Activism for Culture change its Negative Image in Europe?

But will all this activism and enthusiasm at different levels – a veritable craze for UNESCO – be...

Candidate or Political Party Who will the Turkish Public Choose

Candidate or Political Party? Who will the Turkish Public Choose in Local Elections?

It is important to understand the transformation of the “urban” in the last decade in order to...

Turkey Seeks a New Status in International Politics

Turkey Seeks a New Status in International Politics

The question of whether Turkey will live up to its claim of being a great power in coming years...

The Codes of Turkey's New Economic Program

The Codes of Turkey's New Economic Program

If the NEP is implemented properly, it will not be a surprise for Turkey to regain macroeconomic...

What do People Expect From a Mayor

What do People Expect From a Mayor?

Nowadays, the questions of “what is the true character of a successful mayor” and “what do people...

How Do We Remember Adnan Menderes in Contemporary Turkish Politics

How Do We Remember Adnan Menderes in Contemporary Turkish Politics?

Most people still are in the opinion that Turkey owes much to Adnan Menderes due to his struggle...

Can CHP and HDP Form an Alliance in Turkey's 2019

Can CHP and HDP Form an Alliance in Turkey's 2019 Local Elections?

Even though the CHP’s strategy in local elections is not clear yet, taking into consideration...

Are Pre-Electoral Alliances during Turkey's Local Elections Possible

Are Pre-Electoral Alliances during Turkey's Local Elections Possible?

Nowadays, Turkey has been discussing the possibility of pre-electoral alliances in local...