Monthly Archives: June 2009

New Rally planned in Iran

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We reprint this article from Al-Jazeera English as it provides good information on unfolding developments within the opposition… Middle East Iran protesters plan new rally Supporters of Mir Hossein Mousavi, the defeated main opposition candidate in Iran’s presidential election, have … Continue reading

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‘marg bar Ahmadinejad, marg bar Moussavi, marg bar Khamenei’ – HOPI Ireland take to the streets

Hands off the People of Iran held a very successful demonstration outside the Iranian Embassy in Dublin last Saturday, 20 June. We will continue our protest this coming Saturday 27 June at 2pm, Central Bank, Dame Street Dublin. The demonstration … Continue reading

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June 23 – The Revolutionary Guard fail to scare the people off the streets

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SHbIHlhKC10&hl=en&fs=1&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLvqNGUF8HE&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&hl=en&feature=player_embedded&fs=1] Written reports will follow.

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From the hospital workers' strike

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“من پزشک هستم و در بیمارستان رسول اکرم در خیابان ستارخان مشغول به کارم. دیروز تعداد 38 نفر به دلیل اصابت گلوله در اورژانس بیمارستان ما پذیرفته شدند که 10 نفر آنها کشته و بقیه زخمی بودند. الگوی زخمها حاکی … Continue reading

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Live Stream of events unfolding in Iran

Here comrades can watch footage (live and recorded) of the mass demonstrations currently raging in Iran http://www.persianq.com/

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Basij and repression

A disturbing video of the repression of protestors: http://www.bbc.co.uk/persian/iran/2009/06/090622_ag_ir88_vd_basij.shtml

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Cricket for Iranian workers: HOPI vs Labour Representation Committee

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1 August 2009 at 12pm, Low Hall Sports Ground, Walthamstow E17, then social at Dalston Social Centre. Hands Off the People of Iran play the Labour Representation Committee in 30 overs of cricket with John McDonnell MP and Attila the Stockbroker … Continue reading

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"Natarsid! Natarsid! Mah hameh bah ham hastim!" – Another day of defiance in Iran

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Thousands of people defied bullets, batons and death and came out onto the streets shouting “Natarsid! Natarsid! Mah hameh bah ham hastim!”  (Don’t be scared! Don’t be scared! We are all together!). June 20 saw the mass murder of demonstrators … Continue reading

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From Nawal El Saadawi to Iranian men and women demonstrating in the the streets

Egyptian feminist writer, activist and physician

این انقلاب مردم ایران است علیه دیکتاتورهای داخلی و خارجی و علیه استثمار، انقلابی علیه قدرت های محلی و جهانی، قدرت های سیاسی، اقتصادی و مذهبی. زنان و مردان ایرانی، پیر و جوان، علیه سرکوب، نابرابری، بی عدالتی و سلطه … Continue reading

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Videos from the Hopi Emergency Solidarity Meeting on June 20

Here are the videos of yesterday’s solidarity meeting, which was attended by over 40 people and raised 230 pounds for our comrades struggling in Iran. The Speakers were Yassamine Mather and Moshe Machover with the Green Party’s Jim Jepps in … Continue reading

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