The Atatürk Society of Canada (ASC) is a community group with the aim of promoting Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s legacy.
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk is one of the great leaders of the 20th century. His greatness, accomplishments, contributions to his nation, leadership role in changing history’s planned course and reputation have been widely accepted and appreciated around the world.
The Atatürk Society of Canada reflects upon Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s legacy and aims to create an environment in which his legacy is explored and utilized as a driving factor for improving democracy, rationalism, pluralism, liberalism, and human rights to create a better society, country and better world for the future. This will be accomplished by employing progressive thinking, reasoning and change guided by educational and scientific progress based on the principles of Positivism, Rationalism and the Enlightenment.
The Atatürk Society of Canada organizes academic lectures, provides research fellowships, develops a resource and reference center, and makes representations regarding the importance of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s legacy, leadership qualities and his principles for national and international prosperity and peace.
The Atatürk Society of Canada is a secular organization based on the principles of positivism, rationalism, liberty, plurality, human rights and the enlightenment. The Society has no political party or religious affiliations.
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