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The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day No. 78

The Tower of Babel – Shop of the Day No. 78 Rising up the Tower and today my favourite supermarket – well not this exact one but the TFC – Turkish Food Centre is brilliant, green grocer with lovely fruit especially in the summer, lovely fresh pide (turkish bread), butcher with amazing things like sheep […]

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#occupygezi: Protests Progress

As the Gezi Protests in Turkey continued with excitement along with tragedy and police violence, a pantheon of heroes was created by the protestors. Since the protests still continue the list of heroes remains unfinished and new characters are included through popular appeal as the events progress. The digital poster above is an early version […]

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#occupygezi: Gezi Protests in Turkey

Occupy Gezi is a movement that started in Istanbul in order to preserve one of the very few green areas left in central Istanbul which then turned into a group of massive, nation-wide anti-government protests. The protests which began by the occupy movement in Istanbul, spread to other cities such as the capital Ankara, and […]

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