Frankenstein and the Birth Myth

Mary Shelly who became a mother during her teenage years through an extramarital affair was the first author to introduce birth to fiction 200...

13 March 1908: The machine breaker women workers in Uşak and the “Weaver Looting”

The Treaty of Baltalimanı signed between the Ottoman Empire and the UK in 1838 and the Tanzimat reforms of 1839 formed the legal basis...

Brief past and present of transgender people in Turkey: Ülker Sokak (Street), Esat and...

The impunity for what happened in Ülker Sokak paved the way for the attacks in Eryaman and Esat, apart from hurting consciences. The impunity...

The Bill on Combatting Violence Against Women: Using punishment to save face, not to...

The withdrawal from the Convention and the discussions surrounding it, not only legitimized discrimination against women and LGBTI+s, but also brought with them promises...

The political responsibility for climate crisis

The demand for climate justice encompasses multifaceted demands including but not limited to gender equality, minority rights, refugee rights, labor rights, rights of the...

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...

Nationalize care services in the face of the narrowing paid labor/unpaid labor clamp!

The clamp is narrowing not only because the burden of care work has increased, but also because women’s unemployment will increase in the crisis...

“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...

The patriarchal state in Turkey and the Istanbul Convention

Almost all states today are patriarchal (and racist) as well as capitalist. But just as these states take different forms, the degree of gender...

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...

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