Ekrem Imamoglu

Has Conservative Politics Come to an End in Turkey
Has Conservative Politics Come to an End in Turkey?

The successive election victories of the AK Party led by Erdogan for the past 17 years obliged the CHP to lean towards (at...

Monday, July 8, 2019

Why did Voting Behavior Change in Istanbul
Why did Voting Behavior Change in Istanbul?

Why did a significant number of the Istanbul electorate change their voting preference in just 84 days? Is this change in...

Monday, July 1, 2019

Bloc Politics Determined the Results of the Istanbul Elections
Bloc Politics Determined the Results of the Istanbul Elections

Turkey’s dynamic political and its own path of democratic experience, which definitely must not be limited to exaggerated...

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Ekrem Imamoglu Is Not the Political Rockstar Turkey's Opposition Is
Ekrem Imamoglu Is Not the Political Rockstar Turkey's Opposition Is Expecting

The real cause of excitement in both Turkey and the West over the CHP's Istanbul mayoral candidate Ekrem Imamoglu has been...

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Why did Ekrem Imamoglu win the Istanbul Elections
Why did Ekrem Imamoglu win the Istanbul Elections?

The consolidation of all parties against the AK Party is the main reason behind the success of Imamoglu on June 23. This...

Monday, June 24, 2019

Western Media on the Istanbul Mayoral Election Obstruction through Editoralizing
Western Media on the Istanbul Mayoral Election: Obstruction through Editoralizing Content?

The Western media have portrayed Ekrem Imamoglu as an ideal candidate for Turkish politics and have disregarded serious...

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Who Is the Real Winner of the Live Debate between
Who Is the Real Winner of the Live Debate between Imamoglu and Yıldırım?

Yildirim’s performance on the live debate may create an effect on the previous AK Party voters who did not go to the polls...

Monday, June 17, 2019

Istanbul Mayoral Election Will Everything Be So Fine for Ekrem
Istanbul Mayoral Election: Will Everything Be So Fine for Ekrem Imamoglu?

For three months up until the March 31 election, “everything was fine” for Imamoglu, but with this trajectory, “everything...

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Why Turkey's Democratic Left Party Did Not Support Ekrem Imamoglu
Why Turkey's Democratic Left Party Did Not Support Ekrem Imamoglu

It might even be the case the voters of small parties will decide whether Ekrem Imamoglu or Binali Yildirim will be...

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Imamoglu Populism and the CHP
Imamoglu, Populism and the CHP

The CHP electorate will need to decide whether they want to continue with the populist Ekrem Imamoglu and his...

Friday, May 17, 2019

Will Populism or Public Service Prevail in Istanbul
Will Populism or Public Service Prevail in Istanbul?

Winning Istanbul’s mayoral elections is almost equal to winning Turkey’s elections. Therefore, political discourses to be...

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

How CHP s Discourse Changed After the Decision to Re-run
How CHP’s Discourse Changed After the Decision to Re-run Elections in Istanbul

The objection and criticism to YSK’s decision should not reach to the dimensions that would harm the corporate identity of...

Friday, May 10, 2019

Will Ekrem Imamoglu Follow CHP Politics or Erdogan s Footsteps
Will Ekrem Imamoglu Follow CHP Politics or Erdogan’s Footsteps?

Will İmamoğlu, a high-profile CHP politician now, perform Friday prayer with congregation on Fridays? If so, will Kemalist...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

What's Happening in Istanbul
What's Happening in Istanbul?

It is obvious that the current discussions on the results in Istanbul will continue to remain high on the political agenda...

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

What Does the Golden Rule of Politics Say for CHP
What Does the Golden Rule of Politics Say for CHP’s Conservative Candidates?

Ekrem Imamoglu started his campaign by visiting the mausoleum of the Ottoman Emperor Mehmed II, the Conqueror of Istanbul....

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Reflections on the Erdogan-Imamoglu Meeting
Reflections on the Erdogan-Imamoglu Meeting

During the meeting between the two, Erdogan and Imamoglu spoke about the future of Istanbul and the dynamics of the...

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

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