Category Archives: Teachers

Ten years ago: Farzad Kamangar and three other Kurds executed!

The following is a statement issued by Iranian Workers’ Solidarity Network (IWSN), SZAC’s predecessor on May 9th 2010. Farzad Kamangar was a teacher.
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Jailed teacher Mohammad-Hossein Sepehri contracts Corona virus

Mohammad-Hossein Sepehri, a teacher jailed in Mashhad’s Vakilabad prison, has contracted Corona virus. Continue reading

Mounting teacher deaths linked to Corona virus!

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Esmail Abdi temporarily freed from jail

Esmail Abdi, the former General Secretary of the Tehran Teachers’ Trade Association, was temporarily released from jail on March 17th.

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Hamid Rahmati: jailed teacher in infirmary on 6th day of hunger strike!

Jailed teacher Hamid Rahmati was transferred to the prison infirmary earlier today – the sixth day of his hunger strike. Continue reading

Teachers still in jail!

There are at least six teachers still in the Iranian regime’s jails. Continue reading

Workers, teachers, students and pensioners arrested on May Day in Tehran

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Vahed, labour and student activists show solidarity with families of jailed teachers

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Iran teachers: three-day nationwide sit-in strike

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Pensioners protest outside Iranian regime’s parliament

With just a few weeks left until the Iranian New Year, thousands of pensioners have protested outside the Iranian regime’s parliament in Tehran. Similar protests were also held in other cities, including Esfahan and Ahvaz. Continue reading