The Listening Post

Turkey's 'free' press

We examine the state of journalism in Erdogan's Turkey; plus, how to separate fact from fiction when news is breaking.

Middle East

Analysis: Will Turkey's AKP push for systemic change?

Despite its surprise win, the polarising nature of changing political system means AKP is unlikely to act anytime soon.

Analysis: Will Turkey's AKP push for systemic change?

Opinion

AK party is back on stage with force and responsibility

Relieved from the pressure, the party is more likely to take steps to reduce the level of political polarisation.

Galip Dalay

by Galip Dalay

Galip Dalay

Opinion

A mountain to climb for Turkey's liberals and leftists

Amid rising violence and a crackdown on free speech, critics raise their voices - but remain pessimistic about the vote.

David Lepeska

by David Lepeska

David Lepeska

Opinion

Turkey's missed opportunity

Rather than compelling Turks to unite, the Ankara bombing looks set to deepen the fissures in Turkish society.

David Lepeska

by David Lepeska

David Lepeska

Turkey

One Minute Turkey Election

Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith explains what's at stake in Turkey's 2015 general election.

Opinion

Kurdish nationalism will shape the region's future

Kurdish nationalism has never been as potent a force as it is today - but there are challenges ahead.

Galip Dalay

by Galip Dalay

Galip Dalay

Inside Story

Erdogan: A new Turkish era?

Recep Erdogan hails a new era for Turkey after resounding win in country's first ever Presidential election.