Istanbul

Jacob Chamberlain, staff writer
Anti-government protests on the rise again as police, protesters clash after funeral of boy killed following demonstration
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Phyllis Bennis: "This report is the beginning of chipping away at US impunity."
Jacob Chamberlain, staff writer
Radio silence from US embassy follows group's pleas for help

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The ripples from the pro-democracy movement that spread across Turkey last year, sparked by protests in Gezi Park followed by a brutal police crackdown, are still being felt. This fall, a new political party named after Gezi formed, and Tornistan, a powerful, hand-drawn animated film that both celebrates the protests and denounces a complicit media's silence on them, is winning awards at film festivals.