Erdoğan has pushed people away from religion - Shadi Hamid

Shadi Hamid, senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and author of the 2017 book “Islamic Exceptionalism”, spoke to Ahval editor David Lepeska about how President Erdoğan’s authoritarian tendencies have undermined his efforts to create a pious generation, which explains why analysts nowadays rarely talk of “the Turkish model”.