The Guardian – May 8, 9:20 AM
The Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has vowed to step down if his people decide they have had “enough”, prompting opponents to propel the word in Turkish, tamam, to the top of worldwide Twitter trends. Erdoğan
Pro-AKP media and Twitter accounts were quick to claim that “bots” were used in the hashtag campaign. What I observe is that counter-hashtag campaign used bots and they were quick to be prevented by Twitter…
….and there come the memes:
In other news:
Pro-Kurdish HDP’s Presidential candidate Selahattin Demirtaş, who is still in prison, released official campaign photos from the prison.