Title

How state-led political violence affects women: Turkey post the 2016 coup attempt

Date of Publication

2021 12:00 AM

Security Theme

Political Stability

Keywords

Gendered violence, Turkey, dissent, human rights, repression, censorship, authoritarianism

Description

We are seeing growing levels of persecution and unjust incarceration of women in Turkey. As the State continues to crack-down on citizens who criticize the government, Busra Nisa Sarac details how the State is not only failing to prevent violence against women, but how it is actively using it as a means to control and oppress.

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Jan 1st, 12:00 AM

How state-led political violence affects women: Turkey post the 2016 coup attempt

We are seeing growing levels of persecution and unjust incarceration of women in Turkey. As the State continues to crack-down on citizens who criticize the government, Busra Nisa Sarac details how the State is not only failing to prevent violence against women, but how it is actively using it as a means to control and oppress.