by Mohammad Ghaznavian
First published in redmed.org
On the Saturday of May 7, 2021, Haft Tapeh workers declared a victory:
"Haft Tapeh has been liberated by its workers."
In this sense, "liberation" implies that one of the long-time demands of the workers, who have long been subject to lay-offs, oppression, punishment, and even torture, is met. This liberation means that the company is no longer in the hands of "corrupt magnates lik