Archive for June 20th, 2009
When politicians have to live like the rest of us, on the average wage, catching public transport, living in modest homes and being subject to immediate recall by their electors, then I know we can forget utes and emails and concentrate on real issues.
Posted by Leonie, June 20th, 2009 - under Ahmadinejad, Capitalism, Class struggle, Classes, Democracy, Demonstrations, Iran, Islam, Reaction, Reform, Repression, Resistance, Revolution, Shoras, Workers' councils.
The demand for democracy has the potential to unite the poor with the better paid workers and drive the Iranian dictators into the sea.
Posted by Bill, June 20th, 2009 - under Ahmadinejad, Capitalism, Democracy, Demonstrations, Fighting back, Imperialism, Iran, Islam, Mousavi, Reform, Resistance, Shoras, Socialism, Strikes, Students, The Left, Tudeh.
These are some notes for a talk that John will be using to develop a talk on ‘Iran – can workers take power?’ on Thursday in Canberra for Socialist Alternative at 6 pm in Room G 039 of the Copland Building at the Australian National University. It starts off with a brief overview of history [...]