October 2, 2012
No More Coups in Turkey
Gwynne Dyer, Japan Times
Today's Turkey is modern, powerful, and prosperous, and there is no external threat. It's high time for the Turkish Army to stop waging a cold war against the part of the population who are still devoutly religious. They are entitled to the full rights of citizenship, too, although they are not entitled to force their beliefs and values on everybody else.
TAGGED: Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey