Occupy Wall Street demonstrates in support of Turkish resistance. Hundreds of people gathered in Zuccotti Park in New York City's financial district to proest the Turkish government's bloody crackdown on peaceful protesters in Istanbul's Taksim Square.
Solidarity from Zuccotti Park to Gezi Park. Occupy Wall Street and members of New York City's Turkish community gathered in Occupy's old base in Zuccotti Park near Wall Street On June 1 and 2 to protest the Turkish government's bloody crackdown on peaceful protesters. What began as an effort to preserve a small park in Istanbul's Taksim Square has become a national campaign against Turkey's increasingly authoritarian Islamic government.