In the political sphere, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk is considered to be one of the most talented, sophisticated and most respected politicians in the history of statesmanship. His peers are other greats at the pinnacle of politics, such as Winston Churchill, Otto von Bismarck, Genghis Khan, Julius Cesar, Marcus Aurelius and Mansa Musa, only to name … Continue reading The Atatürk Paradox
The Turks are one of the oldest civilisations that have survived to this day. It is also one of the bigger civilisations in human history, having ruled over three continent for hundreds of years, during the times of the Ottoman Empire. At times, the Turkish rule was bloody and ruthless, but for a long time … Continue reading How Islam Destroyed Turkey
Die Themenauswahl der ersten Ausgabe des Essydo Magazins in deutscher Sprache war vergleichsweise leicht. Deutschland und dessen politischen Vorgängermodelle weisen eine jahrhundertelange Historie an Inkompatibilität mit dem Nichtdeutschen auf. Mal passte es nicht mit den Italienern, oder den Russen, mal nicht mit den Franzosen, dann waren es mal die Juden und seit nunmehr 70 Jahren … Continue reading Der Türke und der Deutsche… und der Türke in Deutschland
Due to its strategic location and the geo-political and economic competition going on in the region, the Eastern Mediterranean Sea has become a region of conflict rather than cooperation among a number of actors. In fact, the fate of this region changed when oil and gas was found in the Middle East at the beginning … Continue reading Never Ending Dispute in the Eastern Mediterranean
Politics is equally often subject to over-simplification, as it is to over-complication. Given the complexity of our world and its challenges, it is not surprising. In the case of the Turkish economy, which is experiencing a major structural crisis, people lost their faith in the government to produce meaningful policy outcomes. Both citizens and politicians … Continue reading How To Solve Turkey’s Economic Crisis In 5 Easy Steps.