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“Gender Equality” vs. “Gender Justice”

Turkey's Democratic Challenges - Vol. 13 No. 4 - Winter 2015

TPQ has consistently covered gender rights both in print articles and through roundtable discussions. The concept of gender equality most recently captured domestic and international attention when President Erdoğan released a controversial statement claiming that gender equality is against nature and that “equivalency” between men and women should be sought after instead. In her...

Can the call for "just memory" help reconcile Turks and Armenians?

Historical Legacies in the Region: “What’s Past is Prologue”? - Vol. 13 No. 1 - Spring 2014

We have followed Armenian-Turkish relations closely over the years, always providing a forum for diverse perspectives and angles. In our Spring 2014 issue, we published an article by then Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, entitled “Turkish–Armenian Relations: Is a ‘Just Memory’ Possible?” This sparked a dialogue over the concept of “just memory” in...

From the Desk of the Editor Over the last couple of years, Turkey has weathered multiples storms in close succession: two general elections that took place in a polarized political climate, an escalation of the Turkey-PKK conflict, a crisis with Russia, the 2016 failed coup attempt followed by state of emergency measures, and the continued threat of terrorist attacks. The aftermath of the constitutional referendum in April...
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