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Turkey Honor Killings

GlobalPost Reports: Honor Killings Target Turkey's LGBT Citizens

Posted 12.12.2011 | Gay Voices

By Jodi Hilton ISTANBUL -- On the walls of buildings and along the back alleys of the trendy Tunel neighborhood here in an old part of the c...

A Practical Approach to Talking About Honor Killing

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Deepak Chopra

Many in the West misunderstand and conveniently condemn honor killing as a practice of Islam.

Turkish Girl Buried Alive For Talking To Boys

Huffington Post | Adam Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The body of a 16-year-old girl who police say was buried alive by relatives in an "honor" killing carried out as punishment for talking to boys has be...

'Honor Killings' Have Morphed Into 'Honor Suicides' in Turkey

The Independent | Ramita Navai in Batman, eastern Turkey | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When Elif's father told her she had to kill herself in order to spare him from a prison sentence for her murder, she considered it long and hard. "I l...