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Protests in Turkey reverberate locally

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In the evenings, Nurcan Atalan-Helicke often visits the protestors, sometimes with her 4-year-old daughter in tow. The assistant professor of environmental studies at Skidmore College is visiting family in Ankara, Turkey’s capital, and doing research. “In every urban area, there are protests going on now,” said Atalan-Helicke, who grew up in Turkey. “In every neighborhood, people go out every night and protest. They chant. They sing. It’s peaceful.” She said the protestors are “about three ...

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