Sam M. Hadi

Sam M. Hadi is a graduate of Trisakti University in Jakarta where he studied management. He is now working as a freelance columnist and foreign policy analyst for North Africa based out of Jakarta.

Islamicising Turkish Public Education: Another Stop in Erdogan’s Quest for Power

Islamicising Turkish Public Education: Another Stop in Erdogan’s Quest for Power

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been making efforts to bring Turkey’s entire public education system under his control since the early 2010s. Under the leadership of his ruling AKP Party, public curricula and textbooks have been modified to spread a more religious interpretation of life in Turkey and the country’s