Free Iranian Political Prisoners

The Iranian working people is fighting back the economic hardships brought by both 30-year neoliberal policies and U.S. comprehensive criminal economic sanctions. The minimum wage is US$ 120, inflation is around 50% per year, unemployment is on the rise, job security is almost not existent, temporary contracts are widespread...

Support the ‘Iranian workers are not alone!’ campaign

The new Iranian labour movement stands at a crucial turning point. On 8 March over 35,000 teachers from Tehran province protested against low pay outside the Majles (parliament). Around 50 to 60 of them have now been arrested, including a number of their leaders. In all over 100,000 teachers...

No to imperialist threats against Iran!

Declaration of the International Workers' League - Fourth International American and European imperialists constantly increase their declarations against Iran and threaten that country with military attacks. The contention for such an attitude is that Iran is developing technology that would permit future production of atomic bombs. Shielding behind the UNO,...

Two Options Facing Haft Tappeh: Workers’ Ownership or Workers’ Supervision

Esmail Bakhshi and other representatives of the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane workers have posted messages about the future ownership and management of the company. The following is a short message by an anonymous worker. It was published on the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane Company workers’ independent channel on Telegram...

Trump announces withdrawal of his country from Iran nuclear deal

US President Donald Trump announced on 8 May the withdrawal of the United States from the agreement on the Iranian nuclear program, called Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), and the restoration of sanctions against Tehran. By Marcos Margarido.   "This was a horrible, one-sided deal that should have never, ever been made...

No U.S. War on Iran!

Evidence has come to light (NBC news) that President Trump first authorized the assassination of Iranian military leader Qassim Soleimani last June. This effectively undercuts Trump’s story that he ordered the Jan. 3 strike that killed Soleimani to foil an impending Iranian attack on U.S. embassies. By La Voz de...

Stop U.S. Intervention Against Iran

On June 20, an Iranian missile knocked down a US $ 130 million unmanned U.S. spy plane that invaded its airspace. A day later, U.S. President Donald Trump decided to bomb three Iranian bases but retreated ten minutes before the start of the operation. He claimed that he learned that...

Iran’s Natural Gas Riches: US Knife to the Heart of World Future Energy

The scheduled start of drilling this month by China National Petroleum Company (CNPC) in Iran’s South Pars gas field could be both a harbinger and explanation of much wider geopolitical developments. First of all, the $5 billion project – signed last year after years of foot dragging by western...

Will the Iranian Mass Protests Stop?

The people’s protests which started on November 15 against the fuel price rise are already the largest ones since the 1979 Iranian revolution. By Hassan al-Barazili   Iranian authorities themselves recognize the extension of the damages: “Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli estimated as many as 200,000 people took part in the demonstrations, higher...

Women’s Struggle in Iran

As part of the world ascent of women for democratic and economic demands, Iran women carried out a demonstration on last March 8th, despite all the oppression they suffer.  By Lena Souza.   The last demonstration attempt on women international day had been in 2006. When the women gathered, and the police...

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