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A crowd flees tear gas fired by police near the junction of Siraselviler and Istiklal at the edge of Taksim Square on the afternoon of May 31, 2013.
By Abigail R. Esman
GEZI PARK, Turkey—Security forces. Water cannons. The killing of peaceful protesters by police. Is this what democracy is made of?