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UPDATED: CGT’s Local Union of Epinal Issues Statement to ILO: Expel the Islamic Republic

 In a strong show of support for workers in Iran, the local Epinal branch of French powerhouse union CGT has issued a statement in solidarity with workers in Iran, which includes the demand that the Islamic Republic be expelled from the International Labor Organization. Below we provide the statement of l’Union Locale CGT d’Epinal in … Continue reading

We Demand Better for Our Children: End Child Labor in Iran

We created this poster – a collaborative effort by people younger and older worldwide – to show the kind of world that children in Iran, and all over the world, have a right to. The kind of world that we demand for our children. And yet… It is not the kind of world that many … Continue reading

We apologize for posting old news on an Iran Khodros strike.

A Jungle They Call Civilization

A Jungle They Call Civilization by Ahmad Fatemi May 20, 2010 Last week’s news from the Turkish newspaper Sabah (1) covered an ongoing legal case during the prosecution of which a horrendous crime has been revealed. According to an eyewitness, 13 years ago the Turkish border police, ordered by government authorities, tied the hands of … Continue reading

May 26 is World MS Day: Stand against MS, Stand with Hamed Rouhinejad

Today is World MS Day Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic, often disabling disease. It is one of the most common disabling neurological conditions amongst young adults in the northern hemisphere, with symptoms often beginning to show when an individual is in his or her early 30s. Over 2,000,000 people in the world have MS. … Continue reading