Wednesday 14 December 2016

Erdogan continues to burn down the house

Erdogan is destroying Turkey

If Erdogan is a "populist" then he must be the totalitarian version of a populist in the tradition of Mussolini and Hitler: He will "unite" Turkey only by turning on the secularists, the Kurds and unorthodox Muslims. His medium-term goal has always been to destroy parliamentary democracy in the Republic of Turkey. He is succeeding: