Rape on public transportation and the responsibilities of municipalities – 1

Considering the often-committed sex crimes on public transport, all municipalities should be able to prove that they have taken all necessary measurements and according...

22 December 2001: Women did not take #19MayMassacre sitting down

On 20 October 2000, hundreds of prisoners commenced a hunger strike to protest the F-Type prisons. On the 45th day of the hunger strike,...

21 November 1998: The first Assembly of Women’s Shelters

Mor Çatı Women’s Shelter Foundation (Purple Roof), founded in May 1990, opened its first women’s shelter in 1995. In the same period, “independent discussion...

Pink Life LGBTI+ Solidarity Association: “The decision to withdraw from the Istanbul Convention is...

This heedless mind is feeding upon a knowledge which assumes that attacking and isolating the LGBTI+ people is a very easy thing. What they...

4 February 1983: The 4th Page of Somut Magazine

Somut (Concrete) magazine is a periodical publication of the Writers’ Cooperative (Yazko) which was active in the period of September 12 . It is...

Our existence is resistance: Hayriye Kara of KAOS GL tells the significance of the...

The decision to withdraw from the Istanbul Convention, although a snap decision, was not unexpected. After the decision to withdraw from the convention, we...

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...

(Is there anything) beyond the silent majority?

The kinds of jobs women hold are as important as the question of their employment now; the curation and placement of their public image...

9 February 1995: “No to Virginity Testing” protest in front of the Directorate of...

Against the Ministry of National Education Directive on Secondary Education Discipline and Awards which authorizes school principals to demand the schoolgirls to undergo virginity...

13 January 1993: Feminists from Turkey campaign against mass rape in Bosnia

A group of feminist women came together in January 1993 to discuss tens of thousands of rape assults by Serbian soldiers in various regions...

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