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Istanbul's Gentrification Wars

Meeting Turkey's antigentrification militants – the Revolutionary People's Liberation Front.
VICE Staff
8.11.14
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The Gezi Park Protests' First Birthday Party Was a Gas

Istanbul was a mess of tear gas and petrol bombs on the first anniversary of the protests.
Kenny Laurie, Photos: Barbaros Kayan
6.1.14
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Turkey's Fight for Freedom Has Caused an Authoritarian Crackdown

While the Gezi protests were successful, they've left future demonstrations at risk of police violence.
Anonymous
11.6.13
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Furious Turks Are Back On the Protest Warpath

And Erdoğan is getting increasingly violent in his efforts to suppress them.
Yiannis Baboulias , Photos: Olcay Kabaktepe, Nazim Se
9.11.13
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The Brother of a Turkish Protester Murdered by the Police Speaks Out

Ethem Sarisülük was an activist who was murdered by the police in cold blood.
Doğu Eroğlu
7.24.13
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Turkey

What was really going down in Istanbul.
Tim Pool
6.28.13
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Istanbul's Trans Pride Marchers Hate Their Government

That's what you get when you ignore the honour killings of transgender people.
Andrew Beale
6.28.13
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Could the Turkish Uprising Be a Breakthrough for the Country's Kurds?

The Kurds and the Turks are getting along because they all hate Erdogan.
Jonathan Wiltshire, Photos: Oren Ziv
6.25.13
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Istanbul Police Tear-Gassed a Memorial March This Weekend

Photos of the latest acts of state aggression in Turkey.
George Henton
6.24.13
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Talking to Besiktas' Bulldozer Joyriding Fans About Their Role In the Turkish Uprising

Çarşı have united people from all different backgrounds to fight against Erdogan's government.
Esra Gürmen, Photos: Ekin Özbiçer
6.17.13
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The Battle for the Heart of Istanbul Is Raging On

It was another weekend of death, teargas and political grandstanding in Turkey.
Jonathan Wiltshire, Photos: Oren Ziv
6.17.13
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The Hangover News

America announced they were going to arm Syrian rebels, but you were probably too drunk to notice.
Mac Hackett
6.17.13
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