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 May 2008: Feminists as the Intervening Party in a Femicide Case: Ayşe Yılbaş...

The case of Ayşe Yılbaş who was murdered on 22 February 2008 by her husband whom she wanted to divorce set an important example...

All in one shout: On pregnancy conversations with Rita Ender

The question that animates the book Bir Avazda: Hamilelik Söyleşileri : What does it mean to carry a human being inside? During her pregnancy...

The struggle of women healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic*

Since care services are considered an extension of domestic work and are often performed by women; women healthcare workers’ emotional labor intensifies. The sources...

Know thy age, know thy place! Really?

Who needs all these useless injunctions about what can and cannot be done and which pose obstacles before collective living practices and create new...

The Istanbul Convention Is Ours, We Are Not Giving It Up!

Women’s rights have been systematically targeted by the AKP regime since 2010. The roadmap for these attacks started with the abolishment of the Ministry...

Why should I wrap my mind around it?

I simply didn't care. This was not because I put aside thinking or I lost my capacity to draw conclusions, but because I went...

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...

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...

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...

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