Tehran’s bus drivers’ union leader sentenced to 6 years in prison
Western powers step up sanctions and military threats against Tehran
Tensions increase with sanctions and navy exercises
May Day next day of mass protests
Major conflicts within the regime
Regular protests planned for Tuesdays
General strike in Iranian-Kurdistan
Day of uprising inspired by Egypt
12 June marks the first anniversary of the mass revolt that shook the
Islamic Republic of Iran; a people’s revolt against the regime.
11 February: From the revolution of the oppressed 1979 to the new wave
of resistance 2010
The struggle against the dictatorship continues
Listen here to a discussion on events in Iran 1979, which took place at
the November 2009 ’Socialism 2009’ event, held by the Socialist Party
(CWI England and Wales).