An appeal from Gozareshgaran in the defence of the political prisoner, Behnam Ibrahimdzadeh

January 12, 2015

lasviSixteen political prisoners of Karaj Gohardash prison, via a declaration have objected to the organized conspiracy of security apparatus of the Islamic regime against Behnam Ibrahimzadeh.

In Iran, our country, Injustice & unleashed repression are integral parts of the Islamic regime, & its judicial system is an instrument for murder, imprisonment, & torture of freedom fighters that did not have anything in minds, but a better future for the Iranian people. Read the rest of this entry »

An open letter to Mr. John Ralston Saul The president of international PEN,About the possibility of impending execution of Mr. Arjang Davoodi

December 2, 2014

IRANIAN PEN CENTER(IN EXILE)anjoman

www.iranianpen.com

 Mr. President

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International Alliance in Support of Workers in Iran: In Solidarity with Kobane

October 17, 2014

koobaniThe vicious forces of the Islamic State (ISIS) have been killing thousands of people in Iraq and Syria in the past few months. In recent weeks, we all have witnessed that the people in the city of Kobane in Syria, have been under heavy and brutal attacks by the ISIS forces. Hundreds of people have been killed, tens of thousands have been forced to flee the area while thousands others have been defending their City despite very limited resources and weaponry. There is widespread fear that a great human tragedy might occur if Kobane falls under ISIS. Read the rest of this entry »

International Alliance in Support of Workers in Iran: In Solidarity with Kobane

October 14, 2014

imagesThe vicious forces of the Islamic State (ISIS) have been killing thousands of people in Iraq and Syria in the past few months. In recent weeks, we all have witnessed that the people in the city of Kobane in Syria, have been under heavy and brutal attacks by the ISIS forces. Hundreds of people have been killed, tens of thousands have been forced to flee the area while thousands others have been defending their City despite very limited resources and weaponry. There is widespread fear that a great human tragedy might occur if Kobane falls under ISIS. Read the rest of this entry »

The announcement of the Iranian PEN Centre ( in Exile) about exhibition of books by the Iranian Islamic regime on the occasion of the International PEN Congress in Bishkek(Kyrgyzstan).

October 2, 2014

 Iranjomananian PEN in Exile is a part of International PEN and one of its annual Congress participants. This year and for the first time in PEN’s history, its annual congress had been held in Bishkek, capital of Kyrgyzstan which starts on Monday September 29th. Read the rest of this entry »

In this issue: On the second round of strike by Bafgh miners

September 16, 2014
  • Lessons from Mineworkers’ Strike in Bafgh0000
  • Petition in support of Behnam Ebrahimzadeh
  • Statement of IASWI on the brutal attacks of the Israeli Government and the killing of the Palestinian people
  • A call from Gaza: Make Israel Accountable for its Crimes in Gaza
  • Updates on the imprisoned labour activists in Iran

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Bloodthirsty Firing Squads

August 23, 2014

 Jamil Mohammadijald

Translated into English by
A. Ernesto
Copyright © 2012 by … Press
All rights reserved; no part of this book may be reprinted or reproduced or utilized in any form, without permission in writing from the publisher.
First published in English 2012
Bloodthirsty Firing Squads
Jamil Mohammadi
Translated into English by A. Ernesto.
Includes index and the pictures of an execution by forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Cover photo: Sylvia
Cover design: Emily
ISBN Read the rest of this entry »

Free Reza Shahabi now !

July 12, 2014

  Reza Shahabi ? an Iranian labour activist member of the executive committee of the VAHED Busرضا شهابی Union – has been on hunger strike for almost 40 days in prison in Iran. According to the latest reports from Tehran, his protest is now having grave physical effects on him and he has become paralysed down the left side of his body. Read the rest of this entry »

ITF demands Shahabi release

July 11, 2014

11 July 2014

ITF demands Shahabi release

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) has demanded the release of Reza Shahabi, the imprisoned Iranian trade unionist and prisoner of conscience. Shahabi, who is the treasurer of the ITF member union the Syndicate of Workers of Tehran and Suburbs Bus Company (otherwise known as the Vahed union), was unjustly arrested in 2010 and is now on a hunger strike. Read the rest of this entry »

In This Issue: Labor activists arrested on International Workers’ Day

May 7, 2014

 ImageMay 06, 2014                                                                                                                                                     Volume 4, Number 1

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In This Issue:

 Labor activists arrested on International Workers’ Day

  • security forces brutal attack on political prisoners in Evin prison
  • the second phase of subsidies elimination
  • Neoliberalism in Islamic Republic of Iran: a brief history
  • Demand Release of Imprisoned Workers Activists in Iran
  • Updates on other jailed workers and a Sample Protest letters

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