Archived from the original on 6 March Oktar lost his political influence something he has never regained with the current Islamist AKP government, who are eager to steer clear of him. More than of his followers, including his "kittens," have also been arrested.
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Oktar appeared as the cover story of Nokta magazine, reporting how he gathered with his friends and held lectures in a mosque.
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Born in Ankara inby the late s he was a student at the Academy of Fine Arts in Istanbul, where he studied interior design. Union of Lithuanian Nationalist Youth. And they see him maybe two-three times a month. He bases his arguments off of harun yahya sex cult in Scarborough creationist lies used over and over again ; anyone who spends five minutes finding out what the theory of evolution actually is will realize that Yahya's essays are deceitful rubbish.
But a few years later, Oktar gave an interview to a conservative newspaper that alarmed the rigidly secularist authorities, and he was arrested. Oktar has written numerous books under the pen name Harun Yahya. Members of the sect were also compelled to perform regular sexual favors for Oktar and others.
A legal suit for slander was brought against him. The conservative Erdogan started his political career when he became the mayor of Istanbul 20 years ago. Wrong language? They have described among other things brainwashing, child sexual abuse, strict control over members and Oktar being married to multiple women.