Month: June 2016

Renowned scholars & activists in solidarity with Jafar Azimzadeh & denouncing flogging selectness against workers in Iran

Noam Chomsky, Greg Albo, Kevin B. Anderson, Cyrus Bina, John Clarke, Steve Early, Bill Fletcher Jr., Safia Gahayr, Sam Gindin, Brad Hornick, Boris Kagarlitsky, Michael A. Lebowitz, David McNally, Derrick O’Keefe, Piergiorgio (Pier) Moro, Mike Palecek, Leo Panitch, Misagh Parsa,…

Open letters to ILO by independent labour organizations and activists in Iran

 • Open Letter from the Syndicate of Workers of Tehran and Suburbs Bus Companyto 105th Session of the International Labour Conference • Message of Haft Tapeh Sugar Cane Workers’ Syndicate to 105th International Labour Conference• Message of the Alborz Province Painters’…

Brutal flogging sentences against mine workers in Iran

Agh Dareh gold mine workers: “We get cancer, and we receive lashes too!” The anti-worker regime of Islamic Republic of Iran in May 2016 has carried out flogging sentences against 17 workers at Agh Dareh Gold Mine in West Azerbaijan Province….