1. "We want to be taken back into the temples we were kicked out from"

    LGBTIs from the minority groups of Turkey founded Ahura LGBTI last month. One of its founders, Darin, told kaosGL.org the emergence and works of Ahura LGBTI.

  2. “When she hugs me, I feel warm inside”

    Gozde and Melahat shared their “friendship on the same road”, funny conversations, what they’ve learned from each other and their love with kaosGL.org.

  3. Getting ready for March 8: Take streets with “girl friendship”

    Bread and roses are not enough, we demand dance, we demand love. We are getting ready to take the streets with “girl friendship” of lesbian, trans and queer feminism.

  1. Two families, two funerals: Trans Angels make up a new family

    Trans Angels, a solidarity group among trans women in Turkey, took action following the death of two trans women in last two weeks. Oyku Ay, the leading figure of the group, told kaosGL.org how they claimed the funerals and stood together.

  2. Queer Turkey: A Snapshot

    As for LGBT folks, they’re here, they’re queer, and they’ve been organizing in earnest since the early 1990s.

  3. Prison time and fine for conscientious objector Mehmet Tarhan

    The Sivas Military Court sentenced conscientious objector Mehmet Tarhan to 15 months in prison and a 9,000 Turkish Lira (about 3,200 Euro) fine.



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