03 April 2006 Monday

27 March 2006 Monday

23 March 2006 Thursday

  • Eren Keskin to Serve in Prison
    Human rights activist Keskin has been sentenced to prison for publicly insulting the army for her allegations about rape. Although the ......

22 March 2006 Wednesday

17 March 2006 Friday

16 March 2006 Thursday

14 March 2006 Tuesday

  • 302 Letters to Guldunya
    Kizmaz, who wrote: Dear Guldunya, women in this country dont receive letters, won the Calling out to Guldunya letter competition. Your ......

10 March 2006 Friday

09 March 2006 Thursday

08 March 2006 Wednesday

01 March 2006 Wednesday

20 February 2006 Monday

17 February 2006 Friday

  • Article 301 Now Sentencing Unionists!
    A Tunceli court has sentenced Bekmezci, the Egitim-Sen offical for making a statement about murdered taxi-driver Akdag; and unionist Ser, for ......

14 February 2006 Tuesday

10 February 2006 Friday

  • Writer Hrant Dink Acquitted
    Hrant Dink, editor of the Armenian language magazine Agos -who was among eight writers, journalists and publishers accused of insult and ......

08 February 2006 Wednesday

06 February 2006 Monday

03 February 2006 Friday

01 February 2006 Wednesday

  • Blue Ribbon Against Child Violence
    The Pediatrics Association has launched Blue Ribbon Campaign to prevent violence against abuse and negligence of children. The Association stated that ......

30 January 2006 Monday

27 January 2006 Friday

  • Pamuk Case Dropped But
    Comittee to Protect Journalists warns: Maybe the authorities hoped that by dismissing the case against an author like Orhan Pamuk Turkeys ......

26 January 2006 Thursday

20 January 2006 Friday

06 January 2006 Friday

29 December 2005 Thursday

  • 22 Journalists Are Facing Jail
    The reforms in the penal code have not saved Turkish journalists from the threat of jail. The number of journalists and ......

26 December 2005 Monday

24 December 2005 Saturday

19 December 2005 Monday

16 December 2005 Friday

14 December 2005 Wednesday

13 December 2005 Tuesday

12 December 2005 Monday

08 December 2005 Thursday

05 December 2005 Monday

30 November 2005 Wednesday

  • Situation in Southeast Still Tense
    Mazlumders Bilgen thinks that the officials use the demonstrations to cover up the Semdinli bombings, reporter Selek conveys the peoples demand ......
  • Women Journalists Enjoy Rights Training
    32 local reporters and womens rights activists met at the BIA² training and discussed womens rights and reporting on womens issues. ......

28 November 2005 Monday

23 November 2005 Wednesday

  • Publisher Zarakolu Faces 6 Year In Prison
    International PEN, the International Publishers Association (IPA), and other international NGOs, including ARTICLE 19 and Human Rights Watch (HRW) denounce prosecution ......

21 November 2005 Monday

  • Womens Representation in Media Discussed
    Seventy-one reporters and NGO representatives from seven provinces attended the BIA² Seminar. The participants criticized womens misrepresentation and inadequate representation in ......

19 November 2005 Saturday

09 November 2005 Wednesday

25 October 2005 Tuesday

  • Intellectuals Denounce Dinks Punishment
    Intellectuals from Turkey and overseas join to denounce journalist Dinks sentencing of a suspended six months for belittling Turkish identity. This ......

21 October 2005 Friday

17 October 2005 Monday

  • We Own These Bodies...
    BIA² organized its third seminar on Womens Rights and Womens Rights Reporting in Eskisehir. Educators and media employees from the provinces ......
  • Newspaper Refuses to Pay Fine
    A public suit has been filed against Cumhuriyet newspaper publisher İlhan Selçuk, editor-in-chief Mehmet Sucu, and reporter Alper Turgut, for not ......
  • Honor Killing Brings Life Sentence
    The brothers of Güldünya Tören, who was murdered in an honor killing, have been found guilty of premeditated murder and of ......

14 October 2005 Friday

13 October 2005 Thursday

  • I Came as a Lady, Im Leaving as a Woman!
    Reporters from 31 local media in Adiyaman, Ardahan, Diyarbakir, Elazig, Erzincan, Gaziantep, Hakkari, Igdir, Malatya, Mardin, Mus, Siirt, Sivas, Sanliurfa, Sirnak, ......
  • CPJ Protests Against Sentencing of Dink
    US based journalists rights organization Committtee to Protect Journalists condemns the sentencing of ethnic Armenian journalist Hrant Dink for belittling Turkishness ......
  • Court Rejects Attempt to Shut LGBT Group
    The Public Prosecutors office has refused the Ankara Deputy Governors request to close the LGBT rights organization KAOS GL for being ......

12 October 2005 Wednesday

  • Rights Activists Confirm Gross Violations
    The Human Rights Foundation and representatives of the European Parliament reported rights violations--especially the mutilation of corpses--are occuring during military operations ......

10 October 2005 Monday

  • Accepting the Past Will Set Us Free
    Talin Suciyan reflects on the groundbreaking Armenian conference and the liberating effect that the open discussion of this history will have ......

07 October 2005 Friday

06 October 2005 Thursday

03 October 2005 Monday

30 September 2005 Friday

  • AI: Refugee Deported to Syria Suffers Torture
    Amnesty International-Turkey revealed that Syrian refugee Ahmet Muhammed İbrahim, who was deported from Turkey in March, has been tortured. AI charges ......
  • Womens Journalism Seminar in Ordu
    40 journalists from Ordu, Artvin, Çorum, Giresun, Bulancak, Şebinkarahisar, Kastamonu, Ereğli, Ünye, Samsun, Zonguldak, Trabzon and Kars attended the Womens Rights ......
  • Turkeys Feminists Challenge Bushs Envoy
    US Undersecretary of State Karen Hughes met with womens advocates in Ankara to promote the Bush administrations policy towards women in ......

28 September 2005 Wednesday