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."

Crowdfunding Turkish Aid For The People Injured In Gezi Park Protest Rally

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

Demonstrators flee from a water cannon during clashes with riot police on May 2013 during a protest against the demolition of Taksim Gezi Park, in Taksim Square in Istanbul.

Taksim Gezi Park Protest #Istanbul #Turkey

TURKEY, Istanbul : Demonstrators help one another as Turkish riot policemen use tear gas to disperse clashes on May 2013 during a protest against the demolition of Taksim Gezi Park, in Taksim Square in Istanbul.

An iconic image from the protests in Turkey

perruh: soul-assassins: smokinthefurrr: The people should not be afraid of their government. The government should be afraid of their people. Holy fucking shit is this relevant. This needs 1 million notes this was in turkey, in june 2013

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

Whirling Sufi Protester wearing gas mask in Gezi Park - protests in Turkey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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

Istanbul Gezi Park Demolition Spurs Protests Across Turkey

"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. "

June A demonstrator reacts to teargas fired by Turkish police during a protest in the neighborhood of Besiktas in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo by Daniel Etter, Redux.

Police violence during the protests in Turkey

Opinion: Is Gezi Park Turkey's Tahrir Square

A riot policeman detains a demonstrator in Istanbul on June (AFP Photo / Aris Messinis)

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

Opinion: Is Gezi Park Turkey's Tahrir Square

Who's the terrorist? Erdoğan called the protestors terrorists...clearly they are the evil ones.

Police attacks unarmed people again in today!With plastic bullets,tear gas!They torture young people!

Occupy Gezi is not just (or even mostly) about a park.

What's behind Gezi park protests in Turkey