Remnants of Abuse

It may take many years for women to comprehend whether or not the attention they had received from the teachers, who are well-informed about...

Women’s labor, economic violence and how to get better?

Although economic violence is a widespread form of violence that renders women dependent and impoverished and underlies other forms of violence, historically, it has...

Women’s labor in times of crises: From strategies of capital’s profitability to strategies for...

We indeed understand better during periods of crises that capitalism is grounded in patriarchy. We face one of the most visible effects of it...

Her rapist*

The reason why women in the society have been feeling “dirty”, remaining in silence and putting the blame on themselves for years is actually...

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...

6-7 September of Women, The Istanbul Pogrom

“I was 9 when the pogrom happened. We were living on the Emlak Street as it was called back then. I remember men shouting...

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...

Is healthy and happy sexual life possible after sexual traumas?

Whereas in physical traumas the fallen vase breaks into two or three pieces, it is sometimes not possible to count the number of pieces...

“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...

Boğaziçi is resisting – 4

Protests against the appointed rector at Boğaziçi University are continuing for over a month now. During these protests, which found support both inside and...

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