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'Fake Environmentalists' Battle for Istanbul's Last Forest


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Another battle for one of Istanbul's increasingly rare green spaces is raging



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Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 26, 2014, 8:08 am
Sad that this is going on everywhere--the people shouldn't have to fight 4 their precious forests. Thx Cal
 

Darren W (218)
Wednesday November 26, 2014, 8:51 am
Noted and shared and agree with Natasha.
 

Kathleen M (232)
Wednesday November 26, 2014, 9:58 am
Sadly noted. Thanks, Cal. Agree with Natasha and Darren...people shouldn't have to go thru this kind of crap to save a bit of green...
 

heather g (46)
Wednesday November 26, 2014, 11:41 pm
These are very brave ladies. Although Turkey is a beautiful country, their police force is heavy-handed
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 12:54 am
Noted.
 

Feather W (17)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 3:23 am
power to the people..
 

. (2)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 3:45 am
ty
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 4:09 am
The battle for the future
 

Ana MESNER (201)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 6:01 am
Thank you for sharing Cal.
 

Katherine May Williams (0)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 6:28 am
Noted.
 

Ana Lopes (92)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 6:39 am
thanks
 

pam w (139)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 8:41 am
I didn't know they had any ''forests'' left!
 

Claudia Acosta (81)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 11:23 am
Good people will prevail for the forest :)
Police must protect the people, not dark interests of business or governments.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 1:41 pm
noted
 

Ben B (20)
Thursday November 27, 2014, 6:49 pm
All power to them! May they succeed in pressuring the government to stop the destruction of public land and the privatisation of public space.

Thanks Cal for posting.
 

Arild Gone for now (174)
Friday November 28, 2014, 4:09 am
TY Cal.
 
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