Erdogan Rally in Istanbul

On Sunday, August 7, 2016 there was a mass rally staged by President Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul, Turkey.  The “Democracy and Martyrs’ Rally” was a show of support for his administration after the failed coup attempt on July 15, 2016.  The rally was held at the Yenikapi parade ground located on Istanbul’s Sea of Marmara […]

Protests in Brazil

There was a report on the DailyMail.com website on March 13, 2016 concerning demonstrations against the Brazilian government’s president (http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-3490263/).  The report mentioned large demonstrations in Sao Paulo, Brazilia and Rio de Janeiro.  It also stated that the number of people at the largest demonstration in Sao Paulo was according to a “polling agency estimated […]