The Ethnological Notebooks – New horizons Marx has opened on the oppression of women...

In The Ethnological Notebooks, Marx was tracing the origins of patriarchy –one of the primary forms of social inequality– back to communal property and...

How we get married, how we get divorced / Part 2 

Almost all of the narratives touch upon the pressure put on them by their families aside from the pressure by their partners, and occasionally...

A Feminist Jurisprudence Discussion: Themis’ blindfold or heroism’s legal mask? 

Contrary to popular belief, justice is not just an ideal, but a social necessity. Humans are simply the ones to fulfill this need. This...

Frankenstein and the Birth Myth

Mary Shelly who became a mother during her teenage years through an extramarital affair was the first author to introduce birth to fiction 200...

Women’s strikes, from factories to homes

Domestic labor and caretaking becomes a primary concern in countries where the welfare state is being dismantled, while women’s participation in the workforce remains...

The woman who doesn’t give up on “focusing on women”: Şirin Tekeli

Even though she kept saying that she is a “shy feminist”, she was “the real deal” who was a trailblazer for many women across...

A belated February 14th piece or Illia as a role model

Aside from the “amateur philosopher” –as he calls himself– Homer’s “orientalist” dreams about Greece and director’s (Jules Dassin) caricatured representation of this American character...

Anjelik Kelavgil of May 17 Association: “The only way out of the siege on...

We need to remind everyone that a society where LGBTI+ people are not safe cannot be safe enough for anyone. The decision to withdraw...

Feminist politics of abortion (or) What are rights to us?

We cannot easily write off the politics of rights—both in the sense of concrete entitlements that the state extends to us, and in the...

Rediscovering Annemarie Schwarzenbach, a forgotten queer writer and traveller

The fascinating life of Annemarie Schwarzenbach is steeped in mysteries, but in this strangeness, each of us can paradoxically find each other. Passionate about...

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