Tag Archives: Privacy rights

New York Times: After a Break, Turkey’s Prime Minister Again Courts Controversy


In his time in power, more than a decade now, Turkey’s prime minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has alienated large portions of the population for his seeming intrusions into private lives. He has told women how many children they should have, has sought to outlaw abortion and adultery and to limit alcohol consumption and once, oddly, went on a public tirade [...] → Read the full article…

Bianet: University Students Recount Their “Gender-Mixed” Lifestyle

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Various university students spoke up on PM’s remark “Male and female students are sharing the same apartment”. Bianet interviewed various university students regarding PM Erdoğan’s latest remark on college lifestyles. Reminding that their issues are similar regardless of being on campus, on the street or at the student residences, they spoke on their “gender-mixed” lifestyles. “We have witnessed it in [...] → Read the full article…