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ISLAM in TURKEY / Islam en Turquie

The region comprising modern Turkey has a long and rich Islamic tradition stretching back to the dawn of the Seljuk period and Ottoman Empire. The country ha...

Islamic Turkey VS Secular Turkey

2013 Taksim Square Riots 2013 Turkey Revolution Occupy Gezi Park.

Back In Time: Secular Turkey under attack as Islam gains momentum

A 10-month suspended prison sentence has been handed down in Turkey to a renowned composer and pianist, over a series of tweets mocking Islam. Fazil Say was ...

Turkey:Ottoman Empire is back & Islam is back

عودة تركيا الى العالم الاسلامي وبوادر قوة اقليمية وعالمية تعيد للإسلام مجده بقيادة حزب العدالة والتنمية.

islam in Turkey

Turkey: Secularism Vs Islam

Turkey Shia Islam

There is the peoples of Shia Islam in Turkey..

The Divide - Turkey

June 2010 A crossroads between Europe and Asia, Istanbul has always been a city full of contradictions. But as the economic hothouse booms, and a new, Islami...

Explore - Turkey on the Edge 1/3

British Muslim Adil Ray visits Turkey, where the role of Islam in everyday life and politics is the most pressing issue. From a pro-alcohol protest in Istanb...

Hamza Tzortzis In Turkey : Rational Case For Islam ᴴᴰ - Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Türkçe Altyazılı

Hamza Tzortzis In Turkey : Rational Case For Islam ᴴᴰ - Boğaziçi Üniversitesi Türkçe Altyazılı. This channel is a collection of reminders from Brother Hamza ...

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531 news items

Today's Zaman
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 08:52:36 -0800

When I say the AKP's harm to Islam in Turkey, I mean the AKP period harming the understanding and practice of Islam in the country. In other words, here I am focusing on the agency, not the structure, and am primarily looking at the harm done to ...

Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily News
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:05:31 -0800

That might well be true, though it perhaps overlooks Turkey's very particular national context - the unreplicable post-imperial sensibility that has motored the ideology of political Islam in Turkey in recent decades. Such oversights might be ...

National Secular Society (blog)

National Secular Society (blog)
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 02:32:59 -0800

Political Islamism has undermined the Turkish Republic's secular social order, education and legal systems and Western pundits manifestly failed to see this coming, argues Turkish opposition MP, Safak Pavey. The end of the Cold War did not free the ...

The Independent

The Independent
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 02:48:02 -0800

The funeral in Mersin was attended by hundreds of women, where, despite the understanding of Islam in Turkey where women remain at the back of the funeral crowd, women refused to step away. Ignoring warnings from the imam, it was reported that the ...

Daily Caller

Al Jazeera America
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:59:40 -0800

Facebook has blocked Turkish users from accessing an unspecified number of pages deemed insulting to the Prophet Muhammad in response to a court order from the Turkish government that threatened to shut down access to the social networking site if it ...

Ahram Online

Ahram Online
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:55:09 -0800

Mona Anis: We were thinking that, having lived through the military takeover in 1980 and having witnessed the rise of political Islam in Turkey after so many years of secularisation, you decided to veil all of these things in your works. I recall you ...
Kashmir Reader
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:00:26 -0800

They should know that the success of political Islam in Turkey was also an expression of people's dissatisfaction with performance of parties in power. And who knows they may finally succeed in 'Islamisation of secularists'. But if they continue to ...

Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)
Sun, 22 Feb 2015 21:10:07 -0800

The Rise of Political Islam in Turkey: Urban Poverty, Grassroots Activism and Islamic Fundamentalism by Kayhan Delibas (I.B. Tauris, distributed by Palgrave Macmillan; 344 pages; $110). Draws on interviews with activists in Ankara in a study that ...

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