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Freedom is not a photo-op

With much fanfare, the Turkish government reopened Gezi Park today.  Unfortunately, the more fundamental problems of police violence and attacks on basic freedom of expression and assembly are going unaddressed.  Indeed, in Istanbul and elsewhere police violence continues apace.  As … Continue reading

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