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The failed AKP

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How could such a thing happen? It is difficult to understand and even more difficult to accept.
Days have passed since the inhumane demonstration of barbarism and primitivism, which planted such a horrible seed for the future of this country.

Thanks to micro-nationalism, majority nationalism bordering on fascism, racist obsessions, a decade-and-a-half of dissemination of hatred, vengeance, polarization and alienation, Turkish society has never been so divided. Last week’s mob attack on the funeral of the mother of Kurdish issue-focused Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputy Aysel Tuğluk was the first time it proved impossible to lay our dead side by side in a cemetery.

It is a fact that under Justice and Development Party (AKP) governments of the past 15 years Turkey has achieved great achievements in many areas but sharp and irritating regressions in many others. Despite complaints, the so-called “highways revolution” has changed the face of Turkey and made all parts of the country accessible. What’s more, despite continued problems and the monopolization of big companies, progress in the health sector has........

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