What standing up to power looks like

What’s our ally — Turkey — doing today? Oh nothing, just using water cannons on journalists who are trying to cover the protests against the government there.

Here’s another angle.

Fifty-nine journalists have been forced to resign or have been fired for daring to cover criticism of the Turkish government.

And yet, they keep risking their lives and livelihoods so that you know what’s happening there.

Related:Netizen Report: Turkey uses image of abused woman in campaign against Internet freedom (Slate).