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Show #84 The News From An Anarchist

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Mr G discusses the recent undercover police scandal, Mandela, protests in Turkey and a tale of King Arthur.

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Show #81 – It’s all kicking off in Turkey

Occupy Gezi protestors resting Saturday morning

Occupy Gezi protestors resting Saturday morning – image © resim77 http://www.flickr.com/photos/39967262@N07/8910863500/

Over the past week, what started as a protest against plans to turn Gezi Park in Istanbul into a shopping centre has started to look like a popular uprising across the country, with large protests and attacks by the police reported from numerous cities. Donnacha is joined in the studio by three young activists from Turkey to discuss what’s happening, why it’s happening and where it might go – the show also includes a pre-recorded interview with an activist in Turkey.

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