The US Sets its Sights on Iran

George W. Bush’s speech presenting his 'new' Iraq strategy marked it clearly: he denounced the Iranian operations in Iraqi territory, announced the possible pursuits of 'enemies' in the country and made it known that he is refusing all dialogue with Iran.


Iran: Bush’s Escalation of Danger

The US president’s threatening speech against Iran, and the provocative raid of American military units on an office building in Irbil where Iranian government officials worked, and the detention of five office staff in the recent days, are worrying developments for all progressive and national forces of our country.


Iran: The Arrest of Union Activists is Part of the Reaction's Conspiracy against Working People

On the morning of November 19, security agents of the Supreme Leader regime, arrested Mansour Ossanlou the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Tehran and Suburbs Public Transit Union once again and sent him to jail.


The Plan for Economic Strangulation of Iran

It is said that there is more than one way to skin a cat. It seems that United States is trying to skin this cat –Iran- in anyway that it can, including economic strangulation.


Women's Liberation Movement in Iran

Iran's women's liberation movement, with a century of struggle history, steadily and confidently open its way in the society. Decades after Constitution Revolution (1906) hundreds of periodicals and books and tens of web sites and web logs and women's columns in printed media, challenge the anti-women regime of the Supreme Leader and patriarchal society in various forms.


Iran: The Great Political Victory of the People in Municipal Elections

Finally, after weeks of tension and commotion, municipal elections and mid-term parliamentary elections were held in Iran. Disqualifying hundreds of independent and dissident candidates, along with intensifying the suppressive pressure on labour and student movements in Iran over the weeks prior to election.


U.S. or Israeli Attack on Iran Could Contaminate the Middle East

If the U.S. or Israel attack Iranian nuclear power facilities 'huge amounts of radioactive material will be lofted into the air to contaminate the people of Iran and surrounding countries,' an eminent international authority on nuclear weapons warns.


The New Odd Couple for a New Year: Ahmadinejad and Bush

If only reality were as easy to cope with as television. In our not so simple world forces of social progress sometimes fight against other forces of social progress, imperialism sometimes fights reaction, political coalitions are ad hoc and messy and there are victories, defeats, many zig zags and many one steps forward, two steps backward.