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Turkish uprising and what the world knows about it...

Our ideas in action now in Turkey. Be inspired and support!
(For TEDsters who want to know what is going on in Turkey and might want to support their fellow earthlings who resist against an authoritarian, oppressive government who perceives everthing that by itself supports a healthy and peaceful planet as sources that should be transformed into money and a government that wants to oppress or make vanish everything, every culture, every worldview, every group that are not like them...)
What is defended here is our common universal values...
What people are standing up for is:
True democracy and human rights, the conservation of nature, the conservation of livable cities, freedom of expression, stopping authoritarianism, minority rights, women's rights, LGBTI rights, animal rights, a free media that is able to show the facts rather than what PM wants, a government that supports human rights instead of pure corporate interests, a government that doesn't lie to the people...

Some links (You can find wide coverage in the international mainstream media. So I am sharing some fieldwork here.):

A little VICE doc:
http://www.vice.com/vice-news/istanbul-rising?utm_source=vicetumblrus
A student explaining why people are fighting:
http://youtu.be/aEapNRakzDI
A good video that shows the first week of the resistance and how it's progressed:
http://youtu.be/59XPBtofVGA
A video showing police violence and people's reactions:
http://youtu.be/899d2F0i0kE
A video from the fifth night. Marching peacefully is enough to get teargas canisters onto your head.
http://youtu.be/Fe20VQ3786U
(You can follow people’s resistance in Twitter searching these hashtags: #occupyturkey #occupygezi #wearegezi)
(There are 4 deaths and many people are seriously injured because of extreme police violence.Some of them went blind,some of them hospitalized with fractured craniums.Police still continues to shoot teargas canisters directly to the protesters and to beat them while taking them into custody.)

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    Jun 23 2013: Re: the aim of this conversation is having a conversation about the events in which I try to inform interested TEDsters

    You are an anonymous source that is partial to the protesters.
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      Jun 25 2013: "You are an anonymous source that is partial to the protesters."

      Exactly and so? That doesn't prove that I am intentionally deceiving people or I am an agitator.
      Of course I am partial to the protesters and in my opinion every sane mind should be too. In a situation like this it is irrational, unintelligent and inhumane at the same time to be partial to a government that has been systematically violating the most basic rights of its own citizens.
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        Jun 26 2013: MOVE! You will find it is pretty much the same, or even worst, everywhere.
        Its easy to complain and difficult to forge agreement.
        You've stated that your aim to have a conversation about the events in which I try to inform interested TEDsters, but you are not informed or informing. You are reduced to insulting anyone who disagrees with your views.
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          Jun 28 2013: "MOVE!".
          No comment...

          "You will find it is pretty much the same, or even worst, everywhere. "
          Great argument :) to legitimize PM's and his crew's wrongdoings... :)

          "you are not informed or informing."
          At your level of information and judgement about this incident you are not eligible to call me uninformed.
          And I think most of what I have shared here is quite informing for those who open-mindedly want to get informed.

          "You are reduced to insulting anyone who disagrees with your views."
          Yeah I know exactly what you mean: I answer kind of bitterly those who, despite all their ignorance about the incident, Turkey and the gov., speak pedantically, judgementally and impolitely...
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        Jun 28 2013: These issues was already addressed.
        You invited discussion but insult those that disagree with your perceptive.

        You tell others they no nothing about your country, but provide no credentials that you are anymore knowledgable about the protests or a solution..

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