Carrying the Media Watch on Hate Speech Project of the Hrant Dink Foundation which has been continuing since 2009 a step further, ASULIS is the first social sciences laboratory in Turkey that struggles against discrimination, works on discourse studies and supports the efforts carried out in this field. Aspiring to be a pioneering, innovative and interdisciplinary structure, it confronts discrimination and discriminatory discourses in various contexts and create a space that serves human rights, democratization, equality and pluralism.

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Media Watch on Hate Speech Project’s findings concerning Turkish printed press between January-April 2017 was presented on June 19, 2017 in Havak Hall with a panel discussion moderated by İdil Engindeniz.

Media watch report covering the January-April 2017 period and including quantitative and qualitative analyses of instances of hate speech against national, ethnic and religious identities is published.

Within May 1-7, 2017, four news articles that generate hate speech had been selected for the weekly report. These articles generating hate speech against Kurds, Syrians, Jews and Greeks are analyzed.

Within April 24-30, 2017, four news articles that generate hate speech had been selected for the weekly report. These articles generating hate speech against Jews, Syrians and Armenians are analyzed.

Within April 17-23, 2017, four news articles that generate hate speech had been selected for the weekly report. These articles generating hate speech against Syrians, Serbians, Jews and Armenians are analyzed.

In the report issued with the collaboration of Imagine Center for Conflict Transformation, how the conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia was covered in the media in Azerbaijan, Armenia and Turkey was examined.

Within April 10-16, 2017, four news articles that generate hate speech had been selected for the weekly report. These articles generating hate speech against Jews, Syrians, non-Muslims and Armenians are analyzed.

Within April 3-9, 2017, five news articles that generate hate speech had been selected for the weekly report. These articles generating hate speech against Bulgarians, Germans, non-Muslims and LGBTIs are analyzed.

After the screening of the documentary Gacı Gibi (Hatewalk), the talk moderated by Yıldız Tar from Kaos GL was held with the participation of director Serkan Çiftçi and Berfin Kılıç, who is featured in the documentary.

Within March 27 - April 2, 2017, four news articles that generate hate speech had been selected for the weekly report. These articles generating hate speech against Bulgarians, Germans, non-Muslims and LGBTIs are analyzed.

After the screening, the talk was moderated by Şenay Özden, and the director İbrahim Yeşilbaş, the coordinator Yılmaz Delen and the actor Jwan Abdo talked about their experiences during and after the shooting.

Within March 20-26, 2017, four news articles that generate hate speech had been selected for the weekly report. These articles generating hate speech against Syrians, Bulgarians and Jews are analyzed.

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