Ahmet Atakan

    • 11.7.13

      Turkey's Fight for Freedom Has Caused an Authoritarian Crackdown

      Imge was part of the occupation in Taksim Square when the police moved in to clear the protesters on June 11. She found herself trapped in a building while the police fired tear gas through the windows. As she passed out due to lack of oxygen, she...

    • 9.12.13

      Furious Turks Are Back on the Protest Warpath

      Demonstrations representing a variety of causes continue to flare up in Istanbul and throughout the country, and troublingly, the police and Tayyip Erdoğan's government have responded to all of them with violence.