Sulukule is one of Istanbul’s oldest neighbourhoods. Located in the west of the city, it has played home to Turkey’s Roma community for a thousand years.
It is one Istanbul district that has been hit particularly hard by the hammer of gentrification, driven by private sector and governmental agencies currently threatening Sulukule’s centuries old heritage.
The neighbourhood has become a symbol for those opposing the Turkish government – the powerless against the powerful.
This anger and frust…
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