Month: May 2015

A plea from Yousef Abkharabat’s spouse

Urgent Action needed: Imprisoned Iranian labour activist, Yousef Abkharabat, is going blind in jail, but authorities deny his request for medical leave! A plea from Yousef Abkharabat’s spouse

Joint May Day Resolution of Independent Iranian Workers’ Organizations

Today, we have come together in solidarity at a time when a large and united movement of workers, teachers, nurses and other toiling masses in Iran is in the process of formation around the issue of subsistence and ending poverty…

Another wave of arrests and repression of labour activists in Iran prior to May Day

we strongly condemn the unjust persecution and sentences against these labour activists. we also denounce ongoing persecution and arrests of labour activists in Iran including the repression of May Day organizing efforts. we demand the immediate and unconditional freedom of…