Ertugrul Tuzcu: Turkey finds itself b...

Ertugrul Tuzcu: Turkey finds itself between two worlds

There are 6 comments on the Star Tribune story from Jun 1, 2012, titled Ertugrul Tuzcu: Turkey finds itself between two worlds. In it, Star Tribune reports that:

Last month, students carried a Turkish flag as they marched to protest a recent regulation they saw as an attempt to erode secular traditions.

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Dander

Whitemark, Australia

#1 Jun 1, 2012
turkey was never a secular state!
Dan USA

Kenosha, WI

#2 Jun 2, 2012
Dander wrote:
turkey was never a secular state!
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Turks come the closest to being a secular state. And remember, Turks are not Arabs, and are far more capable of maintaining a unified government without being autocratic.
Dander

Whitemark, Australia

#3 Jun 2, 2012
Dan USA wrote:
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Turks come the closest to being a secular state. And remember, Turks are not Arabs, and are far more capable of maintaining a unified government without being autocratic.
You are either secular or not.
Like Erdogan said;
There is no such thing called MODERATE ISLAM.
you are either a Muslim or a KAFIR.
Guess where TR is?

“Hankchetsek took antor nahadag”

Since: Apr 09

Location hidden

#4 Jun 2, 2012
Dan USA wrote:
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Turks come the closest to being a secular state.
Compared to what? A jungle of wild animals?

The Islamic republic of Turkey is about as close to being secular as going to jail for insulting Islam is as close to being a team sport..
sariyerli neco

Wroclaw, Poland

#5 Jun 2, 2012
Dan USA wrote:
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Turks come the closest to being a secular state. And remember, Turks are not Arabs, and are far more capable of maintaining a unified government without being autocratic.
Turkey is not sceular, why state own schools making teaching compolsory?

even Religious education is now compulsory for autistic students, what the F.....ck

are there any so called secular states out there to make religious teaching compolsory to autistic students or pupils????

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/default.aspx...
The Club

Pittsfield, MA

#6 Jun 2, 2012
Turkey BLT 3 slices of whitey toast, light on the hellemans, MM good!

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