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...
SF Kaktüs magazine, the first issue of which was published on May 1, 1988, was published bimonthly, a total of twelve issues until September 1990. Kaktüs is the first organization of socialist feminism in a publishing circle in Turkey. In March 1987, the first feminist magazine Feminist began its publication...
The first issue of Feminist Politika magazine, prepared by the Socialist Feminist Collective, met its readers on February 1, 2009. Published quarterly, the life of the magazine lasted seven years. With the decision of the Socialist Feminist Collective to stop its activities, Feminist Politika magazine ended its publication...
Women from Istanbul and Gebze made a protest for Pippa on April 21, 2008. In the statements read in Istanbul and Gebze, it was emphasized that being a woman is enough to be raped and killed, and that the unjust provocation remissions given in femicide cases are remissions for...
Selma Aliye Kavaf, Minister of State for Women and Family, was protested because of her words that homosexuality is an illness and that homosexuals should be treated. Kaos GL members also attended the conference titled “Equal Opportunities and Gender Equality: Experiences of Italy and Turkey” organized by the Italian Embassy...
Orgasm is sometimes experienced so intensely that the desire to live almost succumbs to the death drive and the person wants to get rid of this endless tension-relaxation cycle. That’s why the French call it “little death”, la petite mort... Orgasme in French, orgasm in English, orgasmus in German means...
Almost half (46%) of women out of the labor force are out of the labor force because they are busy with housework. There are no men in this position. Unpaid housework and care work done by women in the household prevents them from participating in the working life. TURKSTAT (Turkish...