Turkey’s politics: The case of secularism and Atatürk

here is no shortage of ultra-secularist concerns in Turkey. In recent days, the country’s ultra-secularists …

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  • German philosopher Jurgen Habermas is among the few prominent Western thinkers who still believe in the promise of the Enlightenment.

  • Recent events have once again thrown into sharp focus the question of democracy and secularism in Turkey. The table talk topic is whether Turkey should be democratic or secular. The July 22 elections will be a battleground for the Turkish political system to decide if it can be both secular and democratic while remaining civilized.