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Baran Mavzer · June, 2013

Baran Mavzer is a web enthusiast and a freelance writer/translator.
Personal websites:
azadolu.com
bekoskitchen.wordpress.com

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Turkey: A Social Media Chronology of Occupy Gezi

4 June 2013

On April 10, a hashtag on Turkey's Twitter proclaimed, #ayagakalk ("stand up"). This came from a small group of activists trying to preserve the standing park, Gezi Park in Taksim Square, against plans to build a mall on the area. Nobody expected to this little incident to turn into biggest protest in the country’s republican history

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