Turkish Protestors Use Indiegogo To Help Fund New York Times Ad

06/03/2013 08:15 pm ET | Updated Aug 03, 2013
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A group of Turkish activists have taken to crowdfunding website Indiegogo to raise money for a full-page New York Times ad that they hope will raise awareness of their cause. Oltac Unsal, one of the campaign organizers, joined HuffPost Live Monday. Unsal said he originally wanted to fund the newspaper advertisement because he felt Turkish media was being unresponsive to what was going on there. Now that more media have turned their attention to the protests, he said he hopes to purchase an ad to show support for the protestors and their plight.

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