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Jailed Turkish Journalist Derya Okatan is in the 14th Day of Her Hunger Strike

The unjustly persecuted continues to suffer at the hands of a corrupt and brutal Erdogan regime. Sacthing Purple Musings first posted on Okatan’s hunger strike here. Turkish to English translation: #DeryaOkatan journalistic activities in custody. This is to protest the … Continue reading

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Turkey Suspends Another 2000 Educators in Aftermath of Assassination

From Reuters’ Gulsen Solaker and  Ece Toksabay: ANKARA, Dec 21 (Reuters) – Turkey suspended nearly 2,000 teachers and school employees on Wednesday, an official from the Ministry of Education said, as part of the widening purge that has followed a failed … Continue reading

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Turkey Immediately Began Blocking Social Media Access After Assassination

Writes Ed Krayewski for Reason: The Turkish government appears to be blocking access to social media networks and messaging apps like Facebook, Twitter, and WhatsApp in the aftermath of the assassination of the Russian ambassador to Turkey, Turkey Blocksreports. The … Continue reading

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