In Iran, those who advocate peacefully on behalf of their fellow workers are likely to wind up in prison.
Iranian trade unionist, Mehdi Kouhestaninejad: "Iranian workers, the same as other Iranians, fought for... fundamental rights that we don't have in Iran at this moment." Read Post
On June 12, 2006, 70 Iranian women's rights activists were arrested for helping to organize a peaceful protest demanding the revision of discriminatory laws against women in Iran. Those arrested continue to be summoned, charged, arr... Read Post