Diren Gezi Parkı! - Stand Up, Gezi Park!

A board dedicated to the protests in Turkey that began in Gezi Park and quickly spread around the country, the people speaking out against a power-hungry and corrupt government.
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"Erdogan, therefore, has openly declared that the alcohol ban is a religious requirement, and that he wants to reshape public life according to religious strictures. He went further and openly called ‘anti-religious’ anyone who opposes alcohol bans on the basis of personal rights and freedoms."

"Erdogan, therefore, has openly declared that the alcohol ban is a religious requirement, and that he wants to reshape public life according to religious strictures. He went further and openly called ‘anti-religious’ anyone who opposes alcohol bans on the basis of personal rights and freedoms."

Istanbul: Taksim Gezi Park protesters attacked by police with tear gas and water cannon

Istanbul: Taksim Gezi Park protesters attacked by police with tear gas and water cannon

Taksim Gezi Park Protest #Istanbul #Turkey

Taksim Gezi Park Protest #Istanbul #Turkey

Bu fotoğraf Gezi Parkı direnişinde hayatını kaybedenlere adanmıştır. / This photo is a tribute to those who lost their lives in the Gezi Park protests

Bu fotoğraf Gezi Parkı direnişinde hayatını kaybedenlere adanmıştır. / This photo is a tribute to those who lost their lives in the Gezi Park protests

An iconic image from the protests in Turkey

An iconic image from the protests in Turkey

Protestors don gas masks to fight the debilitating effects of tear gas used by police in overwhelming amounts. #occupygezi #direngeziparkı

Protestors don gas masks to fight the debilitating effects of tear gas used by police in overwhelming amounts. #occupygezi #direngeziparkı

A protester holds a sign that reads "Chemical Tayyip" while being sprayed with tear gas

20-Year-Old Turkish Man Becomes First Confirmed Death In Istanbul Protests

A protester holds a sign that reads "Chemical Tayyip" while being sprayed with tear gas

"He has played their power like a violin – so loud he couldn’t hear there wasn’t any applause, and so long he didn’t notice the rest of the orchestra had dropped out. Maybe he is afraid of what could happen in that silence. "

"He has played their power like a violin – so loud he couldn’t hear there wasn’t any applause, and so long he didn’t notice the rest of the orchestra had dropped out. Maybe he is afraid of what could happen in that silence. "

Police violence during the protests in Turkey

Opinion: Is Gezi Park Turkey's Tahrir Square? - CNN.com

Police violence during the protests in Turkey

Protestors waving the flag during protests in Ankara on June 4.

Opinion: Is Gezi Park Turkey's Tahrir Square? - CNN.com

Protestors waving the flag during protests in Ankara on June 4.

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