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Solidarity Activities

On November 12th and 13th, 2008, la Société Bolivarienne du Québec/Hands Off Venezuela (SBQ/HOV), a revolutionary Latin American solidarity group in Montreal, invited Cynthia Cisneros Fajardo from Bolivia to speak about the revolutionary process that is unfolding in Bolivia. Cynthia Cisneros Fajardo is a Bolivian journalist and activist who has taken part in extensive community discussions on Bolivia's newly proposed constitution. (Report also in French and Spanish)

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Between November 7-14, Jorge Martin, the International Secretary of Hands Off Venezuela, visited Malaysia and Indonesia. In Malaysia, Jorge spoke at the Socialism Malaysia 2008 Forum organized by the Socialist Party of Malaysia. During his visit to Indonesia, Jorge spoke to workers who have occupied their factory and run it under workers' control for 15 months. There, he also met with a number of militant trade unionists discussing about the factory occupation movement in Venezuela.

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Hands Off Venezuela Britain held its 4th annual conference on Saturday November 22nd at Birckbeck College, London.

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On November 15 a successful day of solidarity with the Venezuelan revolution was held in Brussles, with many speakers from Belgian trade unions, other solidarity campaigns and guest speaker Jesus Pino of the Revolutionary Front of Steelworkers in Venezuela.

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On Wednesday, October 5th, in Bolívar Hall in London, there was a screening of “People's Power” (“El poder popular”) the third part of “The Battle of Chile” (“La batalla de Chile”), by Patricio Guzmán, a film produced in 1979. The film focuses on “People’s Power”, i.e. the formation of grassroots movements and organisations that challenged the old structures of Chilean society.

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Come and hear Jesus Pino from the Revolutionary Front of Steel Workers (SIDOR). He is speaking at the Hands Off Venezuela National Conference in London in less than two week’s time. He will speak about the struggle to nationalise the steel industry and the fight for workers’ control in Venezuela.

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An emergency picket of the Colombian Embassy in London yesterday called for an end to the state policy of genocide towards trade unionists, indigenous people and the social movement.

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On Saturday 15th of November the solidarity movement in Belgium with the revolution will hold its second national gathering.

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In November 2006, the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine organised a festival of solidarity with the Venezuelan revolution at the cultural centre of Almishal, in Gaza. During the activity comrade Ghazi Surani gave an important speech in support of the Venezuelan Revolution.

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Supporters of Hands Off Venezuela intervened at the University of Sussex's freshers fair on 1st October. Sussex holds a long standing anti-capitalist tradition which was reflected the enthusiasm of students for the HOV stall.

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Yesterday saw an impressive show of solidarity for the Miami Five in front of the US embassy at London's Grosvenor Square. About five hundred people turned up to the annual candlelit vigil organised by the Cuba Solidarity Campaign in Britain. Hands Off Venezuela joined the protest, which marked the 10th anniversary of the arrest of these five courageous men.

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On September 26, HOV-Greece hosted a debate about the recent events in Venezuela and Bolivia and the future of the revolution in Latin America. The discussion took place at the Immigrant Club, with about 80 supporters of the campaign present, including workers, students and left wing party activists.

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Supporters of Hands off Venezuela at Leeds University intervened during the week long freshers’ fair at Leeds University Union to promote solidarity between students here in Leeds and the workers and youth in Venezuela who are struggling to create a new society based on socialist principles.

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  1. Hands off Venezuela at the ESF
  2. Hands Off Venezuela at Edinburgh Freshers Fair
  3. Action in Brussels against US intervention
  4. Hands Off Venezuela National Conference 2008
  5. Spain rallies against coups
  6. First official Belgian trade union delegation to revolutionary Venezuela
  7. Toronto Media Democracy Conference Denounces Corporate Media and Coup Plots in Bolivia and Venezuela
  8. Montréal rally in defense of Bolivia and Venezuela
  9. Report from Vancouver Picket
  10. “The Battle of Chile II” screened in London – lessons for today
  11. Cross-Canada Day of Action in Defence of Bolivia and Venezuela!
  12. No to coups! No to U.S. Imperialism! - HOV London organises protests
  13. The Latin Armerican revolution today - meeting at ESF
  14. HOV Belgium takes an initiative for united action to defend revolutions in Bolivia and Venezuela
  15. Fight coup attempts in Bolivia and Venezuela! - meeting at ESF
  16. Hands Off Venezuela at the European Social Forum
  17. Fusion of la Societé Bolivarienne du Québec and Hands Off Venezuela - Montreal
  18. Defend the Bolivian and Venezuelan revolutions! No to coup plotting, no to US interference!
  19. URGENT: Coup plots in Bolivia and Venezuela!
  20. Media Democracy conference to be held in Toronto on September 20th
  21. Delegation to Venezuela in November
  22. “The Battle of Chile” (1st part) screened in London
  23. HOV Indonesia embraces youth, workers, women, urban poor, and young artists
  24. Canada: HOV Ottawa shows No Volveran
  25. President Chavez Meets with a Delegation of Hands Off Venezuela in Madrid
  26. “Venezuela Bolivariana” screened in London
  27. 'No Volveran' screened in Amsterdam
  28. Report of film screening “Memory of a plunder” in London
  29. The founding conference of Hands off Venezuela Finland
  30. HOV at CWU Annual Conference 2008
  31. Report back from Peruvian Alternative Summit in London
  32. Celia Hart and Jorge Martin speak to a packed meeting in Montreal
  33. Report of film screening “The hour of the furnaces” in London
  34. Jorge Martin in San Francisco
  35. Jorge Martin in New York City
  36. Successful Meeting with Jorge Martin in Minneapolis, MN
  37. Latin America House in London screened No Volverán
  38. Jorge Martin in Oakland, CA
  39. Report from the Hands Off Venezuela Jorge Martin West Coast Tour - Part 2
  40. Report from the Hands Off Venezuela Jorge Martin West Coast Tour - Part 1
  41. Antonio Betancourt’s speaking tour - Ten days that shook Sweden
  42. Vancouver and District Labour Council endorses Hands Off Venezuela campaign
  43. Hands off Venezuela meeting at the Gorseinon College, South Wales
  44. Jorge Martin 2008 West Coast Tour
  45. Hands Off Venezuela Western Canada Conference
  46. Britain: Ecuadorians are being treated like terrorists by the Home Office
  47. Statement of Solidarity with the Bolivian People
  48. Britain: Labour Representation Committee Discusses the Venezuelan Revolution
  49. Screening of 'Now The People Have Awoken' in London
  50. 6th anniversary of the April 2002 coup d'etat against President Chávez
  51. Launching of Hands Off Venezuela campaign in Indonesia received with great enthusiasm
  52. Young Left in Sweden passes motion on support for the Venezuelan Revolution and the HOV campaign
  53. Hands Off Venezuela at the 6th Cairo Conference
  54. Hands Off Venezuela Campaign to be launched in Indonesia
  55. "The Revolution Will Not be Televised" at Concordia University, Canada
  56. Joint meeting against imperialist intervention in Latin America
  57. Successful First Hands off Venezuela meeting in Norwich city centre
  58. Campaigners rally against ExxonMobil
  59. Change and Struggle in Latin America Meeting at Leeds University
  60. Successful Hands off Venezuela meeting in Manchester
  61. Rally against ExxonMobil in London
  62. Vancouver Forum Report - Venezuela after the referendum defeat - what next?
  63. Report of Protest at Coca-Cola's London Headquarters
  64. Bolivia's threat of civil war
  65. London "No Volverán" Report
  66. Toronto event report and video – "Where now after the referendum defeat?"
  67. No Volverán in Ireland
  68. No Volverán Showing in Ottawa
  69. London: Rally against CIA coup attempt
  70. Hands off Venezuela National Conference 2007 a great success!
  71. McDonnell pushes PM to make Chavez choice
  72. MPs urge better diplomatic relations with Venezuela
  73. First national meeting of Hands Off Venezuela - Sweden
  74. The five “engines” for Socialism: meetings in support of the Venezuelan Revolution in Ireland
  75. Rubén Linares speaking tour big success in Denmark
  76. UPDATE: Conversation on the Venezuelan Constitutional Reform now on Oct 15
  77. Rubén Linares is coming to Denmark
  78. Hands off Venezuela London holds meeting on workers control and social property
  79. No Volverán Premiere in Canada
  80. Hands Off Venezuela National Conference 2007
  81. Latin America Network Screens No Volveran –The Venezuelan Revolution Now
  82. Venezuela fringe meeting at Trades Union Congress
  83. The struggle for nationalisation continues
  84. 120 at premiere of No Volveran!
  85. Amicus/Unite reaffirms support for the Venezuelan Revolution and affiliates to Hands Off Venezuela
  86. The case of RCTV explained in Brussels
  87. Amicus, with 1.3 million workers, affiliates to Hands Off Venezuela
  88. GMB backs Venezuelan revolution (updated)
  89. Postal and telecommunications workers say Hands Off Venezuela!
  90. Hands off Venezuela at the National Union of Journalists Annual Conference
  91. [VIDEO] Green Party speaker praises Venezuela
  92. HOV London meeting on non-renewal of RCTV licence
  93. Venezuelan trade unionist at FBU conference
  94. Gema Belandria - successful visit to HoV Finland
  95. British trade unionists support Sanitarios Maracay - PCS re-affiliates to HOV
  96. Successful end to Jorge Martin U.S. Tour
  97. [AUDIO] Jorge Martin HOV Tour in Minneapolis
  98. Jorge Martin 'Revolutionary Venezuela' Tour Hits the U.S.
  99. Jorge Martin speaks about Venezuelan Revolution in Vancouver
  100. Jorge Martín Tour – Montreal and Québec City

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