Turkey

Women's Non-Violent Protests; A Web Scraping Example

Women's Non-Violent Protests; A Web Scraping Example

Overall, I believe that making a downloadable, well-structured database will pave the way for many other types of research and contributions. In this case, making the data easily accessible will help us to better understand how and why women protest. Even better, we might get one step closer to discovering the most successful and efficient protests techniques in women's struggle.

Analysing Turkey's Upcoming Referendum via Tweets

Analysing Turkey's Upcoming Referendum via Tweets

The referendum is approaching and we have no idea what's waiting Turkey. Waiting can sometimes be a bit overwhelming so I decided to analyse social media reactions and see what people are posting about this matter. So the basic idea is to analyse the most popular hashtags around this topic; #referandum #evet (YES) and #hayır (NO). 

Illustration from Meltwater