The Two-State Solution is Dead on Arrival

Why is the Palestinian Authority trying to promote UN membership for the non-existent “State of Palestine” despite an assured US veto in the UN Security Council? The apparent purpose is to pressure liberal democracies into recognizing Palestinian statehood with the goal of torpedoeing peace.  The PA is quite comfortable with the status quo and itsContinue reading “The Two-State Solution is Dead on Arrival”

Derin Devlet Should Intervene to Prevent Banning of HDP

Erdogan is running a politically motivated pseudo-judicial campaign to ban the progressive HDP (People’s Democratic Party) in Turkey. The intention is to delegitimize not only the HDP but any successor party as well, so as to push it under the 10% electoral threshold in the 2023 parliamentary elections. The intention is to mobilize Turkish nationalistContinue reading “Derin Devlet Should Intervene to Prevent Banning of HDP”

Does the Derin Devlet Believe in Kemalism?

The Derin Devlet has its roots in the Young Turks but was founded by Mustafa Kemal Ataturk who was Sabbatean as evidenced by the fact that he was educated in a Sabbatean school in Thessaloniki, then the geographic center of the Sabbatean community and part of the Ottoman Empire. All pupils in the Ottoman EmpireContinue reading “Does the Derin Devlet Believe in Kemalism?”

Erdogan Plans a Second Holocaust

Erdogan is notorious for his hatred of Alevis and the revelation less than a decade ago that Alevis are Jews has only exacerbated the hatred the Anti-Semitic Erdogan holds for the Alevi people. Alevis make up the vast majority of Median Jews in Turkey with the rest being Alawites, Alians, Bektashis (including Sabbateans), Yarsanis andContinue reading “Erdogan Plans a Second Holocaust”

Is the Derin Devlet Capable of a Military Coup?

The Sabbatean-controlled Derin Devlet has not been involved in a military coup in Turkey for decades and one must therefore legitimately ask if the Derin Devlet still has the power to mount a coup against the Erdogan regime? The probable answer is that the military still very much is in the pocket of the DerinContinue reading “Is the Derin Devlet Capable of a Military Coup?”

Will Erdogan Lose in 2023?

Turkish opinion polls show that Erdogan and the AKP might lose the parliamentary and presidential elections scheduled for 2023, despite Erdogan controlling all mass media in the country. This would likely mean that the country would get its first Alevi president in Kemal Kilicdaroglu, the chairperson of the social democratic, post-Kemalist CHP (Republican People’s Party).Continue reading “Will Erdogan Lose in 2023?”