Turkey’s Back to the Future Agenda


Can Erimtan argues that AKP’s goals for a new Turkey basically amount to replacing the Kemalist Republic with a retro (and futuristic) “Anatolian federation of Muslim ethnicities,” thus reproducing the pre-1923 reality of Anatolian identity politics. A fairly long read, and fairly persuasive.

New Turkey’s Agenda 2023: The End of the Republic and the Return of Sharia Law