Hundreds of academics across the world show their solidarity with Middle East Technical University (METU) in its fight against the unlawful and destructive highway construction project passing through the campus forest. There are 857 signatories from 278 academic institutions and 26 different countries.
The following maps show the dispersion of academic support to METU around the world:
We want to thank Christopher A. Bail from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Ann Mische from University of Notre Dame for the visualizations.