Mission Statement TAGP is founded by an independent group of individuals inspired by Gezi Park protests that took place in Istanbul, Turkey in summer of 2013. The aim of TAGP is to unite and organize the Turkish American community around a set of core values, and promote these values through public events, such as seminars, lectures, art exhibits, forums, discussion groups, etc.
Core values of TAGP
Democracy, human rights, civil liberties and gender equality
Secular governance by the rule of law, ethics, and modern science
Respect to historical, cultural, and environmental heritage
TAGP rejects dogma, authoritarianism, and all acts of discrimination based on race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, and religious beliefs.