The Election Campaign of a Woman Parliamentary Candidate
HDP parliamentary candidate from Istanbul-2nd District, Filiz Kerestecioğlu is a lawyer of thirty years  and also is in the feminist struggle for many years. Filiz Kerestecioglu says Turkey has seen enough of male politics and she wants to become a member of parliament to ensure that laws to protect women are implemented effectively.
The Peoples' Democratic Party, HDP is a democratic socialist party that adheres to anti-capitalism and aspires to end religious, gender and racial discrimination. The party  has a 50% quota for women and a 10% quota for the LGBT community when fielding candidates.
HDP passed the 10% parliamentary threshold and Filiz Kerestecioğlu has become one of the 79 HDP member of parliament.
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