Editors’ note: Below, we publish a statement from the Commission of Condemned Workers, Relatives and Friends of Las Heras, Argentina in response to the appeal of Iranian Haft-Tappeh sugarcane workers and Awhaz steel workers. The oil workers who signed this statement have been imprisoned for leading a labor struggle in 2006 in Las Heras, province of Santa Cruz.
For more information about what happened to the Las Heras workers see
We sign this statement and call on you to fight for the Syrian comrades, for the Palestinian comrades, for the Chinese students, for the freedom of Facundo Jones Huala, for the freedom of all political prisoners and the acquittal of the oil workers jailed and sentenced to life imprisonment.
If they attack one , they attack us all
One class, one struggle
The rebellion of slaves is not a crime, it is justice
Hugo González, sentenced to life in prison
José Rosales, sentenced to life in prison
Rubén Bach, sentenced to 5 years in prison
Omar Mansilla, sentenced to 5 years in prison
Raquel Valencia, wife of Hugo González
Claudia Bazán, wife of José Rosales
Claudia Pafundi, wife of Omar Mansilla
January 6, 2019