Category: Turkey

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Turkey’s Trials and Tribulations

Suddenly it occured to us we didn’t do a news round up from Turkey since… well forever! Which is a shame, as Turkey is one of the most…

Love was something altogether different.

Esra is a Dutch medical student of Turkish origin. During one of the trips to her mom’s hometown men started to propose to her, sparking her to think…

Some overdue Linkage

To get you up to speed with all things Silk Ropey: – Autostraddle.com has an article up about homosexuals and transgenders in the early days of Islam. –…

The Dick List #1

There’s things we’d like to change about customs and traditions in our Silk Rope countries. While we can talk about them in the abstract (and we will), we…

Kurdish Men Warm Our Hearts!

Here’s a tale that warms the heart. Earlier this month a judge in the Kurdish Iranian region of Marivan ordered a man convicted of domestic abuse to be…