Tag: Kıvanç Eliaçık

Like a Tree, Like a Forest in Taksim Square – Kıvanç Eliaçık

Testimony by Kıvanç Eliaçık, International Relations Office Director in DİSK (Confederation of Progressive Trade Unions of Turkey) [also published here] My trade union is part of a platform together with professional associations and neighborhood organizations. This platform protests the construction work in Taksim that will demolish the park there. Therefore, I was following the related …

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Labor rights in Turkey: Trade Union Act, The Anatomy of a Lie – Kıvanç Eliaçık

  This article is a free translation of the Turkish original (“Sendikalar Yasası: Bir Yalanın Anatomisi”) published in Bianeton July 18th, 2012. The author of the article, Kıvanç Eliaçık, is the director of the international relations office in DİSK, the Confederation of Progressive Trade Unions of Turkey.   If a trade union that collaborates with …

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