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Turkey: the Failed Coup, the Kurds, and Fascism
Date Saturday August 27
Time 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location Details
San José Peace and Justice Center
48 South 7th Street
San José, CA 95112

Bus routes: 22, 522, 23, 11, 63, 64, 72, 73, 81, Hwy 17 Express, MST 55, Dash, LRT
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorSan José Peace and Justice Center
Emailsjpjc [at]
A mysterious failed coup in Turkey neither promised nor brought democracy to a country suffering under fascism. Is the coup the latest element of an on-going power struggle among Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Fethullah Gülen, and the Turkish army? What is the role of the Kurds in this competition, in the Turkish left, and in the battle against ISIS?

Mehmet Bayram is a writer/translator who works with, a site involved in people's movements to fight fascism and support struggles for justice, real democracy, human and workers rights in Turkey.

All are welcome
Suggested donation: $5-10 (no one turned away)
Added to the calendar on Tuesday Aug 23rd, 2016 11:44 PM

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