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Cafe Babel: Post-Gezi Park embraces ‘park forums’ spirit – Cansu Ekmekcioğlu

Abbasaga Forum

Abbasağa Park forum | Sinan Cakmak Right after the #OccupyGezi movement was ‘evicted’ from Taksim Square’s infamous Gezi Park on 15 June, thousands of people began to gather together in neighborhood forums to discuss the local and national issues directly affecting their lives. Every evening people from all walks of life come to parks around nine in the evening to [...] → Read the full article…