Insights on the Istanbul Protest of 2013
Images of Istanbul Protests of 2013
Insights on the Istanbul Protest of 2013
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Among the controversial urban renewal projects being pushed by the AKP is the "second Bosphorus" canal, shown on the left in this map.
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Kanal Istanbul: proposed 48 km sea-level canal to bypass the Bosphorus and reduce shipping traffic in the Istanbul Strait (map in Turkish) (Source) #map #quote #quotation #aphorism #quoteallthethings
Land prices increased by 4 times thanks to Istanbul's 'crazy project' Vildan Kaya, Expert of Eva Real Estate Appraisal Consultancy, said that Kanal Istanbul project, which will be built on the European side of Istanbul and it will connect the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara, increased the land prices by 4 times in the region. http://www.propertyturk.net/haberler.kanal-istanbul-arsa-fiyatlarini-1-yilda-4-kat-oraninda-artirdi.5296.aspx?L=en
Map of proposed sea-level canal Istanbul
Poster announcing a protest against the Taksim Square renovation project on November 4, 2012. Seven months later, a related protest became international news.
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Artist's rendition of the rather imposing mosque, named the Taksim Republican Mosque, planned for Taksim Square. In the foreground is the monument to the Republic/Atatürk.
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Map of Taksim Square proposed renovation project. The blue square is the Ottoman barracks. The purple shape represents the location of a proposed mosque. See urbanlifesigns.bl...
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The controversy over Taksim includes the rebuilding of the Ottoman barracks in Gezi Park as well as a plan for a mosque. The photo shows the latest model of a mosque designed for Taksim Square. In the background in white, near the architects hands, is the monument to the Republic. June 23, 2013 NY Times.
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Mosque Dream Seen at Heart of Turkey Protests - NYTimes.com
Red carnations left on the steps of Gezi Park, now occupied by police instead of protestors. The "Carnation Protest" was met by riot police. June 22, 2013.
Karanfil eylemine TOMA'lı müdahale /7 - Radikal Türkiye
Poster: Doctors under arrest for attending to the injured.
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#occupygezi poster made by @borastronaut for the doctors who got arrested for helping the protesters.
Photo by Onur Korkmaz. Silhouette of protestors atop the AKM (Atatürk Cultural Center), which is also slated to be replaced by another building as part of the Taksim Square project.
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Istanbul 2013 by onurkorkmaz on DeviantArt
Police fire canisters at head-height. This causes the most injury.
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Crowd-funded NY Times ad by protestors appeared in the June 8, 2013 issue.
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Crowdfunded “Turkish Democracy in Action” ad hits the New York Times
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Turkish Protesters Crowdfund Their Way to The New York Times
Gezi Park in New York Times #direngeziparkı
Heroes of the protest: Woman-in-Black, Red Hack, Standing Man, Woman-in-Red, Antacid Man, Çarşı Group, and Naked Man. The writing in the background reads "invincible."
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Another work on symbols of Gezi Park.
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Perfect irony with the sign for Pamuk's "Museum of Innocence" in the background.
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#DirenGeziParkı Masumiyet Müzesi!
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Masumiyeti kirletmeye çalışmak. Masumiyet Müzesi #occupygezi #turkey #occupytaksim #direngeziparkı #occupyturkey #Chapulling #direngezi
The museum has long lost its innocence together with the teargas attacks #occupygezi #occupytaksim #direnistanbul #direngeziparki #direngezi #occupyistanbul #occupyturkey #chapulling
Front page of NY Times, June 17, 2013.
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Protest icon. Erdem Gündüz stands in Taksim Square for over 5 hours. June 17, 2013.
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"Don't stop, standing man, we're beside you."
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#standingman #duranadam the most passive protest ever. He just stands at the taksim square. #direngezi #occupygezi
Standing Man of Taksim Square is already an...
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Tear gas rising from the streets of Harbiye, Istanbul. June 15, 2013.
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Amount of tear gas in Harbiye, Istanbul #occupygezi #direngeziparki
Excessive use of police force against unarmed protestors. Sunday, June 16, 2013. Image becomes cover of NY Times on the next day.
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Protestors taking refuge in the Divan Hotel. Police stormed the hotel and fired tear gas into the lobby. June 15, 2013.
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Photo from 45 minutes ago. These are only some of the people who have taken refuge at nearby Divan Hotel as the police attacks intensified at Gezi Park and around Taksim, Istanbul.
As with lawyers earlier, this time doctors are being arrested for helping protestors.
Riot police ready to enter Taksim. Here, the helmet numbers are visible; later, police began to conceal these numbers with tape so as not to be identified.
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The Ottoman military barracks that were demolished in 1940 and are scheduled to be rebuilt in Taksim Square. A religious revolt against the 1908 Young Turk revolution was supported by regiments housed here.
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How To Cope with Taksim Square Renovation Works — Witt Magazine
The eye of the storm on June 11, 2013.
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People run away as Turkish riot policemen fire tear gas on Taksim square on June 11, 2013. Turkish police fired massive volleys of tear gas and jets of water to disperse thousands of anti-government demonstrators in Istanbul's Taksim Square on June 11, after earlier apparently retreating, an AFP reporter saw. AFP PHOTO / BULENT KILIC
Last update: 30 November 2013 Occupacy Gezi Park Taksim Turkey (Documentary of the Gezipark)
Colère interdite - TURQUIE, Istanbul : Les manifestants s'enfuient tandis que les policiers anti-émeute utilisent des gaz lacrymogènes sur la place Taksim, le 11 juin 2013. La police turque a tiré des salves massives de gaz lacrymogènes et usé de canons à eau pour disperser des milliers de manifestants anti-gouvernementaux sur cette place d'Istanbul en proie aux tensions contre le Premier ministre Recep Tayyip Erdogan. © AFP PHOTO / BULENT KILIC
The peace sign married with the Arabic "la" (evoking both the words of witness and a resistant "no"). Image from Anticapitalist Muslims.