Labor Activist Describes Torture and Inhumane Living Conditions at Iran’s Largest Prison

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Labor market on path to gender transformation 2017-08-18 [Al-Monitor]

Reza Shahabi: back in jail! For more info 2017-08-17 [SZAC]

Labor Activist Describes Torture and Inhumane Living Conditions at Iran’s Largest Prison 2017-08-15 [CHRI]

Sugar Plant Workers Detained Without Bail After Protesting Unpaid Wages and Benefits 2017-08-03 [ICHR]

Esmail Abdi, unionist rearrested one month after release 2017-08-01 [Education International]

Teacher’s Union leader re-arrested without any legitimate reason 2017-08-01 [Iran HRM]

Migrant workers in Iran from Afghanistan face exploitation, struggle 2017-07-30 [Radio Zamaneh]

Women embalmers slam court for demeaning their profession 2017-07-30 [Radio Zamaneh]

1,600 Teachers Demand That Judiciary Free Imprisoned Rights Activist 2017-07-26 [ICHRI]

Haft Tapeh sugar workers are fighting for their wages, pensions and rights! 2017-07-17 [IUF]

Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane Workers’ Strike: Thirty Workers Locked Out For more info 2017-06-28 [SZAC]

Delayed pay and concerns over bank deposits trigger widespread protests by workers and investors 2017-06-19 [Iran News Update]

Ordinary Iranians rally behind soccer player suspended over wife’s modeling 2017-06-18 [Al-Monitor]

Imprisoned Teachers’ Rights Activist Returned to Evin Prison After Three-Day Hospitalization  ActNOW!  2017-06-07 [ICHRI]

Urgent action appeal for release of hunger-striking Iranian teacher leader Esmail Abdi  ActNOW!  2017-06-05 [CTF]

British Columbia Urgent action appeal for release of hunger-striking Iranian teacher leader Esmail Abdi  ActNOW!  2017-06-04 [BCTF]

HRW Says Iranian Women Underrepresented In Workplace, Face Discrimination 2017-06-01 [RFE/Radio Liberty]

Iran – one of the world’s worst countries for workers For more info 2017-05-27 [Democracy Digest]

Urgent action needed to help free education unionist on hunger strike  ActNOW!  2017-05-27 [Education International]

More Than 15,000 Petition Iran’s Judiciary to Free Prominent Teachers’ Rights Activist  ActNOW!  2017-05-26 [ICHRI]

Activists Acquitted of National Security Charges for Peaceful Defense of Labor Rights 2017-05-25 [Payvand]

Activists Acquitted of National Security Charges for Peaceful Defense of Labor Rights 2017-05-25 [CHRI]

Local Teacher’s Union Leader Exiled for Singing Popular Ballad to Students 2017-05-21 [CHRI]

Women labor activists declare solidarity with Ismael Abdi - teacher union leader On Hunger atrike  ActNOW!  2017-05-20 [NCRI]

What do Iranians want? Better salaries, more jobs and safe working conditions 2017-05-20 [The Conversation]

Teacher Union Leader Esmail Abdi on Hunger Strike  ActNOW!  2017-05-20 [Education International ]

Hunger-Striking Imprisoned Prominent Union Rights Activist in Poor Health  ActNOW!  2017-05-19 [ICHRI]

Hunger-Striking Political Prisoners Go Unmentioned in Iran’s Elections  ActNOW!  2017-05-19 [HRW]

Active Boycott of the Iranian regime’s phoney ‘elections’ 2017-05-18 [SZAC]

Urgent action needed to help free education unionist 2017-05-16 [Education International]

Iran, suspended democracy. With Dominique Marlet, Education International 2017-05-16 [RadioArticolo1]

IndustriALL urges Iran to improve safety as 35 miners die 2017-05-06 [IndustriALL]

Workers continue to struggle for independent trade unions 2017-05-04 [Equal Times]

Workers continue to struggle for independent trade unions 2017-05-04 [Equal Times]

Iranian workers continue to struggle for independent trade unions 2017-05-04 [Equal Times]

A Look at Workers' Protests in Iran in Last Year 2017-05-02 [Focus]

Political Prisoners Issue Statement on Workers’ Rights 2017-04-27 [The Media Express]

Teachers Hold Rallies Across Iran for Labor and Education Rights  ActNOW!  2017-03-19 [CHRI]

Teachers hold nationwide demonstrations  ActNOW!  2017-03-19 [Iran News Update]

Teachers protest poverty and imprisonment  ActNOW!  2017-03-19 [Iran Focus]

Reformist Journalist Hengameh Shahidi on Hunger Strike after Arbitrary Arrest 2017-03-19 [Radio Zamaneh]

Court drops flogging sentence against protesting miners 2017-03-19 [Radio Zamaneh]

Hundreds of teachers go on protest across Iran! For more info 2017-03-10 [SZAC]

Maryam Rajavi on International Women's Day and Iran's Misogynistic Regime 2017-03-09 [Iran Focus]

On IWD Marian Rajavi speaks on Iranian women's struggle for freedom and equality 2017-03-09 [Iran News Update]

Hundreds of workers protest in front of Iran's Parliament 2017-03-07 [Radio Zamaneh]

Largest Trade Union Body Asks Iran’s Leader to End Persecution of Prominent Activist 2017-02-23 [iranhumanrights]

HEPCO workers paid two months’ wages, owner “arrested” For more info 2017-02-17 [SZAC]

Teacher union leader once again faces possibility serving full prison sentence 2017-02-15 [Education International]

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