The ugliness within

The dark reality of Ahmadinejad’s Iran:

Repression against labour activists in Iran is intensifying. In recent weeks, there have been numerous cases of arrests and jailings. Most shocking perhaps was the sentencing of two women labour activists (Sousan Razani and Shiva Kheirabadi) to 15 lashes and four months in prison — for the “crime” of participating in a May Day celebration.

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