If you still don’t believe the protest movement in Iran is left leaning, take a look at these pictures of recent student demonstrations in Iran on the blog of the Communist Youth Organisation.

The banners say:
‘Socialism or barbarity’
‘Freedom, Equality’
‘The university is not a military base’
‘Student movement unite with the labour movement’…


  1. Hello Maryam,Although, couple of years ago I had studied the Ottoman alphabet for a little while, I don’t have any sufficient knowledge on Arabic except the Arabic oriented words in Turkish.Would you please translete us what is written on the banners?Thank You,

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