Author: Mirko Van Pampus

The Gezi Protests: Local Struggle, Global Struggle

The Gezi Protests: Local Struggle, Global Struggle

Gezi Park Resistance Article Series – No. 4 The Gezi protests: Local Struggle, Global Struggle Now that we are on the twelfth day of the...

Spatial Transformations in Istanbul

Spatial Transformations in Istanbul

In the spring of 2011 Turkish Prime-Minister Erdoğan organised a press conference and announced with – even to his standards – exceptional bombast his personal...

Recurrent Disappointment: Wage Inequality in Turkey

Recurrent Disappointment: Wage Inequality in Turkey

For many, the New Year bears hopeful prospects, but not for the Confederation of Revolutionary Trade Unions (DISK) in Turkey. Assuming the government would follow...