Outcome Report of the “Solidarity Beyond Borders” panel is out!
2020 Media Monitoring Report: Hostility against LGBTI+s is not a coincidence, it is organized!
Kaos GL 2020 Media Monitoring Report is out: The rate of hate speech and discriminatory language is 61 percent, LGBTI+ enmity in the media goes hand in hand with politics, organized hate campaigns are on the rise!
Young LGBTI+: “The Pride Parade is our right, it cannot be banned!”
The Young LGBTI + Association (Genç LGBTİ+ Derneği) regarding the final annulment of the ban in the 7th İzmir LGBTI+ Pride Parade (2019) trials which they appealed: “We are also pleased that the verdict was issued unanimously with a justification in line with the contemporary human rights standards”.
Ministry permitted the investigation against the executives of Istanbul and Ankara Bar Associations
The Ministry of Justice gave permission for the investigation against the executives of Ankara and Istanbul Bar Association after their criticisms on Diyanet's (Religious Affairs Administration of Turkey) discriminatory khutbah against LGBTI+'s and those living with HIV.
“Being gay is a way of life, an alternative way of existence”
We commemorate our friend Kürşad Kahramanoğlu on the anniversary of his death. Kahramanoğlu was a comrade who undertook responsibilities such as Executive Board Membership of our association Kaos GL and the General Secretariat of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA).
Threats of strip search and sexual violence against detained LGBTI+ activists!
LGBTI+ activist Havin, who was detained from their home after protesting the appointment of academic president at Boğaziçi University, was strip-searched, both Havin and Yıldız İdil Şen were threatened with sexual violence.