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The Traitors’ Cemetery: Burial place of Turkish coup plotters

Turkey has opened its first Traitors’ Cemetery in the aftermath of the July 15th coup attempt and Istanbul Metropolitan Mayor announced that the first burial has taken place. (Original on Katoikos)   “There is a place needed, to be called … Continue reading

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“Çarşı” the Ultras to Hold Protest Rally in Cologne

  Gezi Park was raided by the police and most people were losing hope when Çarşı started a call for solidarity and asked for 100 gas masks to take back the park. Raising hopes in doing so, the ultras have … Continue reading

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Backwards March Against Backlash in Democracy in Turkey

On the 34th anniversary of the September 12th 1980 military coup, young liberal Turkish activists organized a protest rally against the backlash in democratic values and democratization of the country. They got together in Taksim’s Galatasaray Square, wore their white … Continue reading

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