When you get an army of housewives banging pots, and you spend all day like I do talking to young people while teaching English - many of whom are angry with the PM, it is a protest and not a riot. I barely could avoid crowds in the third city of Izmir where I live last night. People were on the streets everywhere, protesting, waving flags. That is protest.
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