Kaos GL . orgKaos Gl - News Portal for Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Transgender Peoplehttp://www.kaosgl.org“Banning Pride is a human rights violation and an arbitrary implementation”http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28348Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0000Human Rights Association (İHD), hanged rainbow and trans flags in their general assembly to protest the ban on Antalya Pride Week.Antalya Women’s Platform: Governorate violates human rights by banning Pridehttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28347Wed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0000Antalya Women’s Platform: Pride march is a constitutional right and banning such right is unlawful.Ban on İzmir Pride: Get used to us, we are not leaving!http://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28342Tue, 18 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0000İzmir LGBTI+ Pride Week Committee: Get used to us, we are not leaving. We existed, we exist and we will exist!The Governorship of Antalya has banned Antalya Pride Weekhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28323Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0000​The Governorship of Antalya has banned Antalya LGBTI+ Pride March and “all the related activities and events”.The governorship of İzmir has banned the 7th İzmir Pride Weekhttp://www.kaosgl.org/page.php?id=28322Mon, 17 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0000The governorship of Izmir has banned the events & activities which have been organized within the scope of the 7th Izmir LGBTI+ Pride Week between the 17th – 23rd of June.Kites 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.