It is women who cultivate tea

The diverse narratives offered by women and men made us see not only the gendered structure of workforce in the region but also the...

My early menopause story: Making one’s way through the darkness

I am curious to what I owe the umbrage that I feel towards going through menopause in my thirties which my peers will experience...

13 March 1908: The machine breaker women workers in Uşak and the “Weaver Looting”

The Treaty of Baltalimanı signed between the Ottoman Empire and the UK in 1838 and the Tanzimat reforms of 1839 formed the legal basis...

“Sexual violence has been used as a strategic weapon also against the Yazidi women”...

The work group comprised of Şahika Yüksel, Suzan Saner, Ayşe Devrim Başterzi, Zerrin Oğlağu and İsrafil Bülbül has been granted the Association for Women...

10 May 1987: First feminist street protest in Ankara: “So, you love your mother...

After women in Istanbul started the Campaign against Battering, feminists in Ankara decided to organize a street protest against battering. They planned to sell...

14 February 2010: “Men’s Love Kills Three Women Every Day”

14 February 2010: "Men's Love Kills Three Women Every Day" In November 2009, Minister of Justice Ergin announced the statistics pertaining to violence against women...

Common Wrongs and Facts about AKP’s* Women Employment Policies

The state is not obliged to find employment for everyone; women as well can participate in activities to support women’s entrepreneurship and become self-employed...

Background of TERF dispute: How did it all come down to the locker rooms?

There are some people in this topsy-turvy world who reduce patriarchy to biology and link it to the locker rooms, and therefrom formulate a...

Gendered forms of emotional labor

The answer to the question who has the right to be angry is provided with respect to the axis of gender and class. The...

Boğaziçi is resisting – 3

The trustee rector appointed from outside to the university caused protests which have been widely supported all over the country. As days pass, both...

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