Turkey: Largest Protest in 30 Years

In the past two months, the TEKEL workers’ strike has become much more than just an isolated movement. It has organically transformed into a symbol of hope for all those in Turkey who have suffered unemployment, low wages, poverty and unequal rights. Six labor and civil servant confederations in Turkey have declared their solidarity with the tobacco workers, while retailers have mobilized to supply the workers’ with essentials to meet their daily needs. Read the full article here.