Does our fear of the perpetrator make our respect for the perpetrator higher and our expectations lower compared to other people, or is just not being seen/heard always more severe than the violence itself? Warning: the article contains spoilers. Will and Testament is a novel written by Norwegian writer Vigdis Hjorth...
They want women to accept to be slaves to men and give up their demands for right “in order not to give way to LGBTI+”, –  on the other hand, the government should continue with the phrase “of course we don’t have a problem with women’s rights”. “The family consists...
The second edition of Filma. Feminist Film Festival based in Ukraine, took place online between November 24 - December 9, 2022. The festival’s program focuses on the films about migration caused by the war and dedicated to the ones who have been forced to leave their homes because of...
It seems to me that feminist utopia can only be intuitive, since the feminist movement is not a social project that adapts itself to a predetermined telos; it does not consist of coherent stops that follows a sequence; with no guarantee it will eventually succeed. The first ever feminist utopia...
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...
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...
Our activism concerns, on the one hand, self-education circles that lead to an event or an open discussion in the squatters' space and, on the other hand, actions of intervention and assertion of the public space through posters, text distribution, microphones and marches. First of all, can you tell us...
The days full of excitement following the declaration of the Second Constitutional Era, a generation of women, who were a lot more active and determined compared to their predecessors, organized, and mobilized among private spheres or in groups/associations around access to universities and a wide range of professions/vocations, becoming...
Following the withdrawal of the signature from the Istanbul Convention at midnight, many women’s organizations, bar associations and political parties filed a lawsuit at the Council of State for the nullity of the decision. The State Council hearings have been continuing since April 28 and the hearing to be...
The Turkish government uses refugees as a means and puts pressure on Europe through refugees. It does not give them a work permit for their livelihood and survival, nor does it provide any source for livelihood. At this point, especially political refugees are in a deep crisis. Human rights...