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Climate Change

Socialist International ‘A global call for a sustainable world society – before it’s too late’ Despite the efforts of the United Nations and many governments, international organizations and civil society movements against climate change, recent […]

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US charges Iranian ‘SamSam’ hackers

Dave LeeNorth America technology reporter The hacking attack was said to have lasted for 34 months, holding schools, hospitals, universities in several countries to ransom – earning the perpetrators millions of dollars in the process. […]

Human Rights

Iran: Mounting Crackdown on Teachers, Labor Activists

Authorities Arrest Union Leaders, Threaten Strikers (Beirut) – Iranian authorities have increased targeting of teachers and labor activists in recent weeks for organizing and conducting peaceful protests, Human Rights Watch said today. On November 13, 2018, the […]

Human Rights

Second Peaceful Teachers’ Strike in Iran Met With Arrests, Summons and Threats

Iranian security and judicial authorities responded to the second round of peaceful teachers’ rights strikes by arresting and summoning alleged participants in several cities across the nation. The Teachers’ Trade Organizations’ Coordination Council (TTOCC) reported that following […]