The Crisis of Care/Social Reproduction and Beyond

Shifting the attention from inside the family to outside, hence considering the matter merely from the point of view of capital results, as is...

6 March 2004: “We want shelters not graves” demonstration

After Güldünya Tören’s death, who was raped by a relative and got pregnant and then killed following the decision taken by her family, a...

A Feminist Political Economy of Domestic Murders of Women and Girls in Turkey

Whether these crimes are framed and represented as intimate partner violence, ordinary honour killings or customary killings, they all have material root causes that...

9 June 2009: European Court of Human Rights’ historic decision against male violence: Nahide...

ECtHR penalized Turkey on June 9, 2009 for not protecting Nahide Akgün (Opuz) from male violence. With this decision, for the first time, a...

The silent power of open offices: introverts

We are struggling against feelings of anger, anxiety, and inadequacy stemming from the questions which are asked to a pot plant but not to...

On good guys…

So, did you ever pose a threat to the dominion of "good guys" or voiced your ideas which confront theirs? In short, did you...

27 May 2012: First response from feminists to prime minister’s statements on abortion

Prime minister's following statements brought abortion and c-section to the foreground: "I see abortion as murder", "You keep on saying Uludere. Every abortion is...

16 July 1998: Muslim feminist Konca Kuriş was abducted by Hizbullah

On 16 July 1998, Muslim feminist Konca Kuriş was abducted by three gunmen from her house in Mersin, after her husband was overpowered. Worried...

“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...

Why does the number of women who are interested in computer science gradually decrease?

According to a research published in 1999 there is an extremely logical explanation as to why women cannot be engineers: simply because they cannot. Their...

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