Taksim Square

Taksim Square Protesters Charged With Terrorism, Attempting Coup

December 27, 2013

Last week, an indictment was served against 308 of the millions who participated in the demonstrations for a wide range of charges, including belonging to a terrorist group. Lawyers who provided legal aid to protesters and advised them to remain silent during arrests are also being accused of assisting terrorist groups, and a new definition…

Violent eviction of Gezi Park gives rise to “standing protesters”

June 20, 2013

Night of “shocking violence” in Turkey’s major cities results in wave of silent demonstrations

Brazil Protests

June 18, 2013
Protest against bus fare increase sparked nationwide protest movement demanding systemic change

Latin America

June 18, 2013
Protest against bus fare increase sparked nationwide protest movement demanding systemic change

Turkish Police Raid Gezi Park, Fail to Evict Protesters

June 11, 2013

Police storm Taksim Square early Tuesday morning, removing barricades and protest banners, but fail to evict protesters.

Police Attack Union Strikes in Ankara

June 6, 2013

The day before PM Erdogan returns, police crack down on peaceful workers’ demonstrations in solidarity with Gezi protesters