Why Maidan matters? In Turkish the word maidan, written meydan, literally means square, an open area, a place for competition, Continue reading
I have been waltzing between the living room and my computer all day now. In fact, I have been doing Continue reading
Occupy Gezi is a year old. Yesterday was its 1st birthday. The Prime Minister sent his best wishes, relayed by Continue reading
On Sunday, 25th of May, text messages are sent to Soma workers, summoning them back to work, effective as of Continue reading
On May 22, as the rescue efforts in Soma coalmine grind to a halt, street protests in Istanbul’s Okmeydani flare Continue reading
Deathtoll: 302+??? May 19, 2014 May 20, 2014
May 18, 2014 Deathtoll: 302 Side entrances to the mine are closed off with cement walls.
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