Kaos GL . orgKaos Gl - News Portal for Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgender Peoplehttp://www.kaosgl.orgKites flew against discrimination on 17th of Mayhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28237Mon, 27 May 2019 00:00:00 +0000In Ankara, Amnesty International organized a kite festival together with Kaos GL in dedication to 17th of May, International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia.İzmir Metropolitan City Mayor Tunç Soyer met with Youth LGBTI+ Associationhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28236Mon, 27 May 2019 00:00:00 +0000During the visit, İzmir Metropolitan City Mayor Tunç Soyer said: “I will do as much as I can to make LGBTI+s feel comfortable and happy in the city”.TIHEK insists on discrimination: “Same-sex partnership is not an alternative”http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28227Wed, 22 May 2019 00:00:00 +0000Besides hate speeches during the symposium, Human Rights and Equality Institution of Turkey (TIHEK) has targeted LGBTI+s in the final declaration of the symposium.Turkish Human Rights Institution legitimizes human rights violations!http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28210Mon, 20 May 2019 00:00:00 +0000Kaos GL released a press statement regarding Turkish Human Rights and Equality Institution’s discrimination:Rainbow scenes from 1th of May Celebrationshttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28207Mon, 20 May 2019 00:00:00 +00001th of May International Worker’s Day has been celebrated all across Turkey. LGBTI+ corteges participated the demonstrations in many cities.Hatred at TİHEK symposium: “Indecencies such as (being) LGBT…”http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28209Wed, 01 May 2019 00:00:00 +0000At the symposium organized by TİHEK, LGBTI+ people were targeted: “Indecencies such as [being] LGBT are attempts to undermine humankind, its nature and family.”Police attacked a transwoman in Mersinhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28138Fri, 26 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000After saying “You are a man, why do you dress like a woman?”, police attacked the transwoman with pepper gas and pounded her up.Court has ruled: “Such ban is not possible even under state of emergency”http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28105Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000​Lawyer Hayriye Kara and Lawyer Kerem Dikmen from Kaos GL commented on the appeal of the Ankara Governorate’s banThe blanket ‘state of emergency’ ban on LGBTI+ events in Ankara has been liftedhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28103Fri, 19 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000Regional Administrative Court has lifted the ban declared on November 2017 by Ankara Governorate relying on state of emergency law.Continue struggling against the discrimination in education!http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28093Thu, 18 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000Kaos GL Trade Union Group, Education Study Groups and Eğitim-Sen LGBTI+ Commission held a meeting in Izmir.Pro-government women NGO: “Homosexuality is against the values of humanity”http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28082Wed, 17 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000Pro-government NGO KADEM targeted Istanbul Medical Chamber’s events.Discriminative ‘statement’ from METU Rectoratehttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28073Tue, 16 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000METU Rector Verşan Kök “justified” the cancellation of the spring festival as “due to LGBT, Marxist, radical leftist and HDP-partizan groups”.Media School was held in Izmirhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28068Tue, 16 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000In the Izmir stage of the Media School, participants discussed the digital design and being the subject of the news.Turkish Council of Television fined Ryan Murphy’s 9-1-1http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28050Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000The Supreme Council of Radio and Television (RTÜK) of Turkey fined FOX Life channel to show Ryan Murphy’s 9-1-1 because “inappropriate display of two elderly men.”Brunei: Halt the implementation of the Sharia Penal Codehttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28045Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000The Coalition for Sexual and Bodily Rights in Muslim Societies, call on the Sultanate of Brunei to immediately halt the enforcement of the Sharia Penal Code.Two exhibitions at The Baden Art Associationhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28041Wed, 10 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000The Baden Art Association hosts the exhibition Lovers by Nilbar Güreş and the program unspeakable home, enchanting companions curated by Derya Bayraktaroğlu.Building a momentous lesbian movement: Let’s bring lesbian genius to the world!http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28040Wed, 10 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000Hundreds of lesbian activists, artists, politicians, academics, forum 40 countries meet in Kyiv from April 11 to 14."Public morality" is used against LGBTI employees in public sectorhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28039Wed, 10 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000​Seventy-three percent of the LGBTI employees in the public sector say there are discriminative elements in the institutions they work at.Half of the news articles perpetuated prejudice towards LGBTI+’shttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28038Wed, 10 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000According to the 2018 Media Monitoring Report released by the Kaos GL, in almost half of the texts the basic rights of LGBTI+s were violated.Pessimism, utopias, right-wing populism: Is love still possible?http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28036Wed, 10 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0000Oppressive regimes, right-wing populism and utopias were discussed in Berlin Humboldt University.