Backchannels 'Occupy' is not a good model for change, in Turkey or anywhere else

Any protest movement that insists on a leaderless, non-ideological approach to political change is unlikely to accomplish much.

Thanassis Stavrakis/AP

Remember Occupy Wall Street? The leaderless "movement" built around anger at income inequality and the power of corporate interests in US politics that faded as winter came to New York and failed to build a coherent political approach to change?

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