A Discourse that Fuels Violence: AKP and Culture of Permissiveness Toward Violence against Women in Turkey

Özgecan Aslan’s story was close to the heart. We have all been that girl trying to get home at night in the dark, alone. We are all too familiar with shorter breaths, raised heartbeats and sweaty palms, prompted by an instinct of being in danger. … Continue reading A Discourse that Fuels Violence: AKP and Culture of Permissiveness Toward Violence against Women in Turkey