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New Article by Professor Baki Tezcan

Published in the Jadaliyya ezine, Baki Tezcan connects recent amendments of the Turkish Higher Education Law to the increasing authoritarianism of the Turkish government.

"The amendments to [the] infamous Higher Education Law that went into effect on 17 April include provisions that complete the transformation of university campuses into army barracks."

Tezcan warns of the Turkish government's growing intolerance to any critique, especially if it comes from its own potential constituency--conservative Muslims.

Read the fascinating article by clicking here.