Social Justice Archive

Sep
30
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Golden Horn ferry

Istanbul

Photos of the streets and waterways around the old Turkish capital.

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Aug
22
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Olympiastadion

Olympiastadion, Berlin

Photos taken at Berlin’s Olympic Stadium- site of the infamous Nazi games of 1936.

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Jun
19
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Bastille Protestors

Bastille

On any given sunday there are angry Parisians at the Place De la Bastille railing against the government for one reason or another.

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Jun
16
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Moulin Rouge Pony

Pigalle by night

A picture of tiny horses leaving the side door of the Moulin Rouge.

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Jun
02
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Demonstrations and civil unrest in Turkey began on 28 May 2013 in response to government plans to remove Gezi Park in Istanbul.  The violent response by authorities to the initial protest prompted greater crowds in the following days.  It's estimated that three and a half million people took part in demonstrations in a number of cities across Turkey.

One protestor holds a portrait of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk- seen as the founder of modern Turkey and a much more secular ruler than the current President Recep Erdoğan.

Civil unrest, Part II

The previous set of photos was taken on Istiklal avenue approaching Taksim Square.

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Jun
02
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Protesters wearing makeshift masks and eye wear participating in anti-government demonstrations in Istanbul.

Civil unrest, Istanbul

Photos I took of today’s anti-government demonstrations in Istanbul.

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May
20
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The state of Michigan spends more than $10 million a year to house more juvenile offenders with life sentences than any other state apart from Pennsylvania. 358 inmates are serving life sentences for crimes committed from ages 14 to 17. One in five has been in prison 25 years or longer.

Detroit Youth Demonstration

Some photos from a youth Demonstration in Detroit.

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Nov
12
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The central cemetery in Dili- site of the Santa Cruz massacre in 1991 in which Indonesian troops killed more than 250 people gathered to mourn the death of Sebastião Gomes a young supporter of an independant Timor.

Visiting the Graves

Today marks the 18th anniversary of the Santa Cruz massacre.

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