[resource-net] Diren GEZÝ ISTANBUL

podinski pod at xlterrestrials.org
Sat Jun 1 13:42:46 CEST 2013

Hi Goksu et al,

Thx! Following closely, and spreading the word...

And here's a call for a Gezi Soli Demo 2day at Kotti at 17h :


Soli !


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( No time to sort through and check this list now as i'm preparing for the
demonstration 2day at Brandenburger Tor - 15:00h - International Day Of
Solidarity for Bradley Manning )

Here's a quick list more resources, some in German... from ak - analyse &
kritik | Zeitung für linke Debatte und Praxis...


Nach Protesten gegen die Abholzung hunderter Bäume für den Bau eines neuen
Einkaufszentrums in einem zentralen Park in Istanbul ging gestern ein
Großaufgebot an Polizei gewaltsam gegen ParkbesetzerInnen vor. Dabei
wurden Hunderte verletzt, fünf von ihnen schwer. Hier eine Mediensammlung
der OnAktivisten zu den Protesten in Istanbul:


The statement of the Turkish protesters (in seven languages):

Ein Interview mit der türkischen Stadtforscherin Ayşe Çavdar von Ende
2012 findet ihr hier:

Seit heute früh sind Tausende auf den Straßen Istanbuls, um gegen die
Polizeigewalt und die türkische Regierung zu protestieren. In vielen
deutschen Städten wird es heute Solidaritätsbekundungen geben.

> Dear Friends,
> I know that this is not a medium for politics but while my friends are
> protesting against fascism, dealing with gas bombs in Istanbul there is
> nothing for me to do but spreading the word. Regardless of their belief,
> social class or political view people are altogether. People who have been
> accusing themselves by being who they are: Turks, Kurds, Armenians;
> Ateists, Muslim, Christians, Jews; local bread makers, tea sellers,
> artists, journalists even fashion editors who are normally with high
> heels, rich showmen or hipsters; mothers, fathers, sisters or brothers are
> there against suppression.
> I would kindly inquire you to spread the words and the link below.
> Thank you very much in advance.
> All my best,
> Göksu Kunak
> Attention! Turkish democracy needs you!
> After a series of peaceful demonstrations for preserving a recreational
> area in Istanbul city center which is planned to demolished for the
> construction of a shopping mall, Turkish police attacked the protesters
> violently with tear gas and water cannon, directly targeting their faces
> and bodies. Dozens of protesters are hospitalized and access to the park
> is blocked without any legal basis. Turkish media, directly controlled by
> the government or have business and political ties with it, refuse to
> cover the incidents. Press agencies also blocked the information flow.
> Please share this message for the world to become aware of the police
> state created by AKP of Recep Tayyip Erdoðan, which is often considered to
> be a model for other Middle Eastern countries. Turkish democracy expects
> your help. Thank you!
> http://9gag.com/gag/amXq5GV--

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