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    AAWL: Another Iranian labour activist dies

    Earlier this month, well-known labour activist and former political prisoner Mohammad Jarahi died of cancer. Mohammad Jarahi was 59 years of age and had been a long time member of the Committee to Pursue the Establishment of Workers’ Organisations, which fought for the establishment of independent worker organisations in Iran. Mohammed died from wide ranging […] More

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    James O’Brien vs Tory attacks on workers’ rights

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    Free Reza Shahabi Now; Time to increase pressures for freedom of all jailed labour activists in Iran

    We are highlighting the challenges relating to the total disregard of the plight of jailed labour activists in Iran and the continued harassment of labour activists both in jail and outside the prison system. In particular, we are calling on all labour and progressive human rights’ organizations and activists to increase pressures on the Islamic […] More

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    Send a protest letter to the IRI: Demand the release of detained labour activists

    I (we) are writing to protest the continued persecution of labour activist and the gross violation of workers’ rights in Iran. We continue to witness many labour activists brutally persecuted and unjustly imprisoned in Iran: I (we) strongly condemn the unjust arrests and sentences against labour activists. I (we) also denounce ongoing persecution and arrests […] More