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03 November 2006 Friday

02 November 2006 Thursday

  • Journalist Questioned for Covering Killing
    Local journalists who covered the killing of an 11-year-old Kurdish girl by security forces in September are being investigated under article ......
  • Sumerologist Cig Acquitted
    Istanbul court acquits 92-year-old researcher and writer Cig and her publisher Ogutcu in a case where they were charged with inciting ......
  • Women Need Their Own Alternative Media
    Selek: Communication networks that spread like viruses have to be developed. Demir: A media that does not ignore women is needed. ......
  • Military Jargon Must Cease For Peace
    Total objector Tarhan says Media supports war. It has to be known that people are killed. Author Magden: Opportunity for peace ......
  • Women Harassed and Raped In Detention
    Study on sexual harassment and rape under detention shows several hundred victims of violence under custody in 9 years. At least ......
  • Bombing General Case Dismissed
    Chief of Staff Military Prosecution drops investigation into retired general Altay Tokat who publicly confessed to organizing covert street bombings in ......

30 October 2006 Monday

27 October 2006 Friday

  • Conscientious Objection Platform Launched
    Conscientious Objection Platform will work for legislation recognizing the right to object to military service. Platform intends to campaign for rights ......
  • Three More Journalists Charged Under 301
    Journalists Ozkan, Arcayurek and Bulut have been charged under article 301 for publicly denigrating Turkish soldiers in a program on Kanal ......
  • World Independent Media in Istanbul
    Academics, journalists and students aspiring for an independent media are coming together in Istanbul on Nov. 4-5. Participants including Ramonet, Castellanos, ......

21 October 2006 Saturday

19 October 2006 Thursday

  • Turkeys Feminist Magazine Goes Online
    First Turkish feminist online magazine launched this week with hopes of bridging feminist theory and feminist activism. Feminist Approaches in Culture ......
  • Imprisoned DIHA Reporter Not Released
    Malatya High Criminal Court decides on continued imprisonment of DIHA reporter Rustu Demirkaya who is charged with aiding and abetting an ......
  • Chomskys Publishers On Trial
    Publishers of the translation of Chomskys Role of Mass Media: Manufacturing of Consent tell court it shouldnt be them facing the ......