Archive for the ‘lack of rights’ Category

On Sunday, November 16, about 1000 construction workers protested outside the Iranian regime’s ‘parliament’. They were protesting against proposed changes to the social insurance law. Sacked workers from Ilam Petrochemicals were also protesting against unpaid wages and being fired.

Iranian New Year’s day (21 March) is once again upon us. During the past nine months, while the world’s attention has been fixed on the massive street protests in Tehran and other cities of Iran, the appalling economic situation of Iranian workers has become even worse. The minimum wage announced for the New Year (1389) […]


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