- Mass crowds heed the president's call to demonstrate each night
- But away from the protests, Turks are re-evaluating everything
Arwa Damon is CNN's Senior International Correspondent based in Istanbul. She grew up in Turkey and has reported on the country, its people and politics for years.
Istanbul (CNN)The power of the President to call up massive crowds of supporters has been on clear display in Istanbul's Taksim Square every night since last week's failed coup.