Thousands of Iranian teachers , including the retired one , staged rally today in 20 provinces .
Thousands of Iranian teachers attended at the rally today which was called earlier by the Coordinating Council Of The Iranian Teachers Union. The theme of the rally was " A just Budget " .
In This rally which took place from 10:00 - 12 :00 am today , teachers demanded for the increase in budget for the ministry of education. At the end of the rally , the leaders read their resolution .
The resolution was all about the increase in budget for the ministry of Education in order to facilitate a better future for the teachers including those retired and their benefit and job security for new and old teachers .
The slogans reads:
The teachers place Is Not In Prison !
We will Stand For Our Demands Until The End!
Imprisoned Teacher, Worker , Student Must Be Released !
I Want To Live , Don't Give Us Promises !
News From Iran ......
Sheil Arabi the Iranian political prisoner who have spent 4 years in prison for just written words in his website . He is on his 38th days of hunger strike. In a letter he made his last wishes and said " good bye" to his wife and family members .......
His mother Frangis Mazlum in a letter to all including human rights advocates asked to help her son ;
She asked all human being through out the world and human rights advocate to help her son to return to his wife and her daughter . She said , for justice, she is planning on Monday to go to Majles ( Parliament ) to cry out for her sons life and justice.
Sheila in his letter wrote:
This is an excerpt .
My Dear Nastaran, believe me , i did everything to come out and hep build our lives .
Tell to Rojana ( his daughter ) that your father died for the crime of Thinking and enlightenment .
Now that i am writing i loved you always and now that i am writing this last will, i do not have any wealth to leave for you , i am sorry for this , forgive me that now i am leaving you , i was 1388 days in prison , but this last 8 days were most difficult. But i spend those difficult night in order the next day , to awaken the conscience of the judges , but if they had conscience they would have acquitted me from any crime and let me to come to you and hug you and tell story to Rojana . I do not have tolerance any more to all this cruelty . I am tired of fighting and crying alone against the cruelty. No one helps me in my fight against oppressors . Sheil, the person be in jail and not to be able to do anything , isn't good for anything , so its better to be dead than not to be able to do anything . I am gone , but i have no doubt that one day, we will get rid of the oppressors and you will read my file and will find out that i shouldn't have stayed even one day in prison. A day will come that judges and interrogators will face the justice and ......
To the officials:
Now , i am steps to the death.....Sugar 50........Blood pressure 5 over 6 ....weight 66 .....stomach bleeding .......
You didn't do all i requested , at least do my last request , bury me in the room 1,ward 250 in Evin prison and one day this place will become a museum and my daughter Rojana will remember me with honour .