He talks about the challenges and struggles of Iranian workers and the likely effects of the nuclear deal on the economy.
In the Iran parliamentary election held February 26, progressive Iranians and trade unionists got little reprieve from the repressive theocratic state in the run-up to the vote.
The Tudeh Party brought attention to the government's economic failings as one reason for its willingness to negotiate with international powers.
MoveOn.org is warning that the Republican-led Senate could be starting down the path to a new war in the Mideast.
Obama and the other world leaders backing the deal recognize that a stable Iran able to participate in world affairs can only be a good thing.
"This historic agreement will ensure Iran will not produce a nuclear weapon, making the U.S. and the world a safer place."
Iran and world powers sealed a breakthrough agreement Thursday outlining limits on Iran's nuclear program.
The coming to power of President Hassan Rouhani was sold, both nationally and internationally, as a turning point in the politics of Iran.
Each year, on Dec. 10 the world remembers the day in 1948 when all nations came together in Paris to sign the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
It is the Iranian mothers, wives and sisters who are paying the price for factional fighting inside the theocratic regime.