Thousands gather for the #PrideMarch in Taksim, Riot Police blocks the march and reported to detain a few #OnurYürüyüşü

 However, the march is schedule to begin at 5 pm. Still half an hour to go…

Some makes fun with a photo of Erdoğan and Gökçek (Ankara Mayor) in old days but probably another insult trial is to come:

Social fabric roundup:

Wikipedia has reacted after Turkey blocked a number of articles ranging from male and female reproduction organs to opinion polling for the recent general election
Turkey elections mark the start of a revolution for women | Semanur Karaman

With more female MPs than ever before and the success of a political party that supports women, Turkey is on the threshold of a gender revolution

Hollywood actress and director Angelina Jolie on June 20 described a spiralling global refugee crisis as an “explosion of human suffering” whose causes the international community refuses to confront

Angelina Jolie recognized World Refugee Day by delivering a stirring speech in Turkey on Saturday about the plight of displaced people worldwide

The northeastern province of Artvin’s Şavşat district has been declared a “slow city” by the Cittaslow 2015 general committee
The best 22 bicycle routes around Istanbul and throughout Turkey in which one can enjoy the country’s urban and natural beauties
Friends pretending to beat up the groom just before the first private moments with his newlywed wife is a curious tradition in many parts of Turkey – but it rarely ends in a visit to the hospital
An international group looking at ways to help Turkey’s Kurdish “solution process” has been visiting the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) to discuss the ongoing peace initiative between the government of the Philippines and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front

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