From the CIA World Fact Book.
'What kind of sick and twisted toy factory is this?'
'We are all the sum of our tears. Too little and the ground is not fertile, and nothing can grow there. Too much, the best of us is washed away.'
"Better to be dead and cool, than alive and uncool."
"When Faith preaches Hate, Blessed are the Doubters." - Amin Maalouf
Redneck, hillbilly, fundie, Bible thumper, cracker, split tails, geezer, loon, xenophobe, islamaphobe, and homophobe are not words of tolerance.
The fact is when Islamic fundamentalists gain control, as they are doing, personal rights and freedoms will disappear. Turkey was a secular nation and NOT controlled by Islamists, despite Muslims being in the majority. It was, as in most countries with a Christian background, live and let live. That is not what is happening there now.