Does the Gülen Movement aim to express and reinforce old-fashioned and conservative patterns in society?

Fethullah GülenNo. Although the values expressed by Fethullah Gülen and the Gülen Movement are traditional, the work of the Gülen Movement, as demonstrated by its sustained outcomes, leads steadily and reliably to modernizing innovation, to more balanced distribution of opportunity and effective welfare services. The scale and professional quality of the services managed by the Gülen Movement participants, outside as well as inside Turkey, have been widely acknowledged. Their administrative and operational successes have been achieved in extremely competitive environments, and sustained for over thirty years.