Neo-Ottoman and Islamist kitsch used by some AKP MP candidates… #TurkeyElections

In Uncategorized on February 27, 2015 at 15:43

Neo-Ottoman kitsch inspirated by Erdoğan’s own performance.

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“My reference is Allah” TABLdotTV ‏@TABLdotTV AKP’den #Malatya aday adayı olan [Malatya] #ZerTv YKB #AbuzerAydın, afiş çalısmasına; “Referansım Allahtir” yazdırdı.

Ne Çok Konuştun ‏@DurBirDinlee Dini siyasete alet etmek, temsili değil. – Weeks after President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s ’16 Turkish warriors’ hit international headlines, several candidates have launched Ottoman-themed campaigns to be nominated for the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in the upcoming… – Peter Holley – Feb 25 – Merve Buyuksarac won Miss Turkey in 2006. Now, just under a decade later, the former model may be jailed for insulting the Turkish president. On Wednesday, Buyuksarac’s lawyer told reporters that an Istanbul prosecutor is attempting to take…

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary


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