Çatlak Zemin is now available in English!

Çatlak Zemin is a website which has been maintained voluntarily by a group of feminists since 2016. This group is composed of women from Turkey...

On Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto*

The original novelty and the exciting aspect of feminist strikes lies in their success to synthesize the struggle against patriarchy with the struggle against...

Feminism brings about a certain dose of unhappiness: A discussion over the “Bad Feminist’s...

As feminists who would like to take issue with the text "The Bad Feminist’s Manifesto", which was published on the website 5Harfliler a...

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...

Background to the Istanbul Convention dispute in Poland / An interview with Marta Lempart...

This interview with Marta Lempart, one the organizers of the Polish Women's Strike (Strajk Kobiet), took place at the WAVE (Women Against Violence Europe)...

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...

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...

Who will cover the expenses?

A fact which we often forget, or for that matter, we never think about is that there is a vital bond between the trillions...

A far-too-long and extremely boring story of a surname

The next thing I knew was that my struggle to be myself was actually an attempt to avoid suffocating in the sea of surnames...

Patriarchal labor exploitation in agriculture and its implications for feminist politics

Exclusion of women from land ownership enables men to constitute a gendered division of labor and, hence, to appropriate the surplus product produced by...

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