Judith Butler on “Transnational Solidarity” in solidarity with #BoğaziçiResistance


PROTEST AGAINST VICE RECTOR: ‘Weren’t you ashamed at all when your two students are arrested?’

Boğaziçi University students met Prof. Naci İnci, who is appointed as the new vice rector. “The trustee will leave; so will you.

2 vice rectors for the appointed rector of Boğaziçi University

Five weeks after he was appointed as a rector to Boğaziçi University by AKP Chair and President Erdoğan, Prof. Melih Bulu’s

BOĞAZİÇİ UNIVERSITY PROTESTS: Police prevent academics’ press statement, so they walk

Academics from İstanbul University gathered in front of their campus in Beyazıt to make a press statement in support of Boğaziçi University protests. Police have prevented the statement, citing the COVID-19 pandemic.

Twitter flags two more tweets by Minister Soylu about Boğaziçi protesters, LGBTI+s

The platform has found that the minister’s posts violated its rules about hateful conduct and abusive behavior.

Supporting Boğaziçi protests, student Beyza Buldağ arrested

Taken into custody for allegedly administering the “Boğaziçi Solidarity” Twitter account, Beyza Buldağ has been arrested for “provoking the public to hatred, enmity and hostility” and “provoking to commit crimes.”

Pro-MHP crime group leader warns Boğaziçi rector not to resign

Çakıcı has announced support for Prof. Bulu and said he should keep his post.

Published in Turkish, Kurdish, Armenian and English, statement reads, “The decision which the Boğaziçi trustee rector unlawfully took to close the LGBTI+ Studies Club revealed the attitude of the government and so-called rector towards LGBTl+s.”


Student protests grow as Turkey’s young people turn against Erdoğan

… students, in clashes between protesters and police marking one of the biggest displays of civil unrest in Turkey since the 2013 Gezi Park movement.
50 Turkish riot police vs. 5 women


Amid ongoing protests against the appointed rector of Boğaziçi University, Erdoğan has issued a Presidential decree to open two new faculties at the university. The Boğaziçi Solidarity has addressed an open letter to the President.

Opinion: Erdogan fears Generation Z

The president fears a second Gezi Park movement, says Banu Güven. Stundeten der Uni Boğaziçi (Bosporus) Proteste gegen

Turkish Student Protest Over Rector Becomes Wider Struggle for Freedom

There will not be no second Gezi Park protest,” he added, recalling the first mass street protests in 2013 against his rule. Undaunted, following Erdogan’s


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