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Not born but raised in Bursa as a child of mixture cultured family, that was my lucky..
I am a design and manufacturing engineer. I had travel all around Turkey by hitchiking and railway .
Some time ago, in an attempt to discredit one of the Zapatista leaders in southern Mexico, Sub-comandante Marcos, government officials there tried to put forth the idea that Marcos was gay. In a region where machismo still runs strong, it was hoped this would tarnish the leader's credibility.
He responded by writing a poem:
Yes, Marcos is gay. Marcos is gay in San Francisco, Black in South Africa, an Asian in Europe, a Chicano in San Ysidro, an anarchist in Spain, a Palestinian in Israel, a Mayan Indian in the streets of San Cristobal, a Jew in Germany, a Gypsy in Poland, a Mohawk in Quebec, a pacifist in Bosnia, a single woman on the Metro at 10pm a peasant without land, a gang member in the slums, an unemployed worker, an unhappy student and of course, a Zapatista in the mountains.
Marcos is all the exploited, marginalised, oppressed minorities resisting and saying `Enough'. He is every minority who is now beginning to speak and every majority that must shut up and listen. He is every untolerated group searching for a way to speak. Everything that makes power and the good consciences of those in power uncomfortable -- this is Marcos.
Gypsy Life, Balkan life, Balkan Music, Sleeping,Gypsy Music, Street Music, Street Voice Recording, Amusement Rides, Lunaparks...
Music, Movies, and Books
Umm for music: Vera Bila, Esma Redzepova, Oliver Rajamari, Gogol Bordello, Culture Shock, Besh o Drom, Frank London Klezmar All Stars, No Smoking Orchestra, Boban Markovich, Mostar Sevdah Reunion, Saban Bajramovic, Fanfare, Farmers Market, Gypsy Caravan, Selim Sesler, Ando Drom, Anjelik Akbar, Beirut, Burhan Ocal, Siya Siyabend, Sandy Lopicic Orchekestar, Oi va Voi, Myzrab, Nagwa .............bla bla bla all kind of Balkan music and balkan dances. muzikkkk
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
I have designed biggest Ferris Wheel in Turkey which manufactured and still working :)
Teach, Learn, Share
ummm i can teach you how to solve rubik's cube puzzle...
Countries I’ve Visited
Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kosovo, Macedonia, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Spain
Countries I’ve Lived In