Ugandan immigrant Jesca Nankabirwa, who had been living in Turkey for about a year, was working in a textile factory in Sultangazi. Jesca was found in the morgue of Yenibosna hospital four days after she disappeared on Saturday, September 6, 2014, through the efforts of her friends. Jesca Nankabirwa was...
This ongoing lynching, the jokes without any lambency, the role-plays, the allegations that Heard shitted the bed being discussed with pleasure, the envious talk of how comfortable, confident, and sympathetic Depp seemed in the courtroom − how do they expect someone who is backed by all Hollywood and backed...
The trustee management appointed to Boğaziçi University in 2021 quickly shifted its focus to LGBTI+s, first the club was closed, an investigation was launched against it, and then systematic intervention in activities and even existences continued. The pride parade, which had been held for years without any problems, was...
Project by Çatlak Zemin opens at the Pera Museum as part of the Istanbul Biennial.  Merve Elveren and Çağla Özbek invited Çatlak Zemin to become a part of the “In Time / On Ground” research project, which led us to produce a response focusing on the Women's Works Library...
While we are going through a process that threatens the legal gains and rights of women and LGBTI+s in Turkey and the world, we are trying to get information from experts in the field about the problems related to the current regulations and the difficulties in implementation with our...
Over the last 15 years, the fast fashion industry has become an exploitation machine, associated with doubling clothing production. Consumers moved away from the knowledge that people (mostly women) produce clothes, and this system, which includes fast cycles, has also started to cause consequences such as environmental pollution. Clothing defined...
Feminist Window Feminist research at the intersection of immigration and gender / Interview with Emel Coşkun and Selmin Kaşka Cemile Gizem Dinçer / 2022, April 9   We did an interview with Emel Coşkun and Selmin Kaşka on their compiled book ‟Göçmen ve Mülteci Kadınlar: Türkiye’de Araştırma, Politika ve Uygulamada Toplumsal Cinsiyet Farkındalığı”...
Gerascophobia is especially associated with femininity. What some men fear most is that when they get older, they will turn into some kind of woman, or what they associate with being a woman; more fragile, helpless creatures than their youth. The main topic of this article is the sexuality of...
We had the chance to meet with the Kurdish women's movement and its institutions that came together under the roof of Tevgera Jinên Azad (Free Women's Movement - TJA) in Diyarbakır when we went to 2022 Amed Newroz as a group of feminist women. We met or re-met with...
“Stop Spreading Your Legs, Don’t Occupy My Space” campaign was launched to counter men spreading their legs while sitting in their seats on public transportation to the point that women are forced into sitting in very cramped up spaces and being subjected to harassment. Women organized under Istanbul Feminist Collective...