Corruption is everywhere.
In Taksim Square in Istanbul, Turkish protestors are being attacked by police authorities in much the same fashion as those involved in the recent Occupy protests. What began as a small and peaceful stand against the tearing down of a community park to put in a shopping mall, has turned into a violent police crack down.
Why is it that those very agencies supposedly committed to protecting its citizens are instead dousing them with tear gas, water bombs and general brute force?
Check out the Hollywood Fringe Festival’s show “A Letter from a Dying Soldier” for further insights into the current state of global hypocrisy. Tickets and info:
- Tensions remain on Taksim Square (en.trend.az)
- ‘Istanbul in Complete Chaos’ After Clashes Between Police and Protesters (theepochtimes.com)
- Protester Killed in Turkey by Water Cannon? Gezi Park Protests Taksim Square (disclose.tv)