Solidarity Activities

On Saturday, February 16, over 100 students representing Marxist Societies at over 30 universities across Britain met in London for the Marxist Student Federation national conference. One of the points of the agenda was the current ongoing Trump coup in Venezuela.

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Nearly 100 people packed the #HandsOffVenezuela meeting in London on 30 January, and heard Venezuelan ambassador Rocío Manero, Alan Woods (International Marxist Tendency), Steve Hedley (Assistant General Secretary of the RMT) and Jorge Martín (Hands Off Venezuela) discuss the ongoing imperialist coup in Venezuela, the UK’s role in it, and what can be done to fight it. The meeting also heard a message from John McDonnell MP, rejecting Trump's attempt to manufacture regime change, and declaring solidarity with the people of Venezuela. Over 1,000 people followed the livestream of the meeting from all over the world.

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HOVconference330 trade union, Labour Party and solidarity delegates and activists participated in the Hands Off Venezuela Conference in London on 8 December. The conference was also the English language premier of Marcha (“March”): the new Terra TV documentary on the peasant march to Caracas in July this year. The delegates passed a strongly worded resolution rejecting imperialist aggression against the Venezuelan Revolution.

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new hov logoThis motion against imperialist aggression on Venezuela was unanimously passed by trade union, Labour Party and solidarity activists who participated in the Hands off Venezuela national conference in London on December 8. 

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A meeting in Brussels under the title "what is really happening in Venezuela" had a turn out of 85 people despite threats from Venezuelan opposition supporters to disrupt it. 

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On Monday 22nd May a sizeable group of Venezuelan opposition supporters attempted to disrupt a solidarity meeting in London. Who are they and what did they want?

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“WHERE IS VENEZUELA GOING?” was the title of a public meeting organised by the Linksjugend ['solid] (Left Youth) federation in the State of Lower Saxony on Wednesday, 2 December 2015, in the city of Brunswick (Braunschweig).

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20150615 Roldan speakingOver 50 people attended the premiere of the Telesur documentary “Hugo Chavez: a portrait from Europe” and discussion on the recent sanctions levied by American imperialism against the Bolivarian revolution on Wednesday April 15th. Speaking were the director of the film, Pablo Roldan, and Alan Woods, editor of In Defence of Marxism (www.marxist.com). The event was co-organised by Hands off Venezuela and the Marxist Student Federation.

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On April 9, the ‘Venezuela Committee in Scotland’ hosted a discussion on human rights in light of the recent protests in Venezuela. Around 60 people were in attendance with speakers including members of the Edinburgh University Latin American society as well as a brief talk from the Amnesty International society representative who made points about human rights in general, citing breaches in the country.

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„Hands off the Revolution in Venezuela“ was the title of a public meeting in the city of Wiesbaden organised by the local neighbourhood branch of DIE LINKE (Left Party) Wiesbaden-Westend, Hands off Venezuela (HOV) in Germany and Der Funke editorial board on March 28, 2014. The speakers invited were Jimmy Chediak, Venezuelan Consul General in Frankfurt, and Hans-Gerd Öfinger from HOV in Germany.

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Over 70 people gathered at the Bolivar Hall in London on March 31 to hear Ewan Robertson from Venezuelanalysis.com speak about the current anti-government protests in Venezuela.

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Since the beginning of the middle class riots in Venezuela, the Hands of Venezuela campaign in Belgium started to inform on a daily basis on the lies and distortions of the media.

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Jhon Guerra from the Venezuelan embassy in the UK and Jorge Martín from the Hands Off Venezuela campaign addressed a meeting in London to discuss the forthcoming municipal elections and the on-going economic war against the Bolivarian revolution.

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  1. London said "Uribe you are not welcome here!"
  2. Venezuelan ambassador thanks HOV for solidarity demonstration
  3. HOV Conference 2013 resolutions
  4. Venezuela's new labour law and the presidential elections
  5. London Hands Off Venezuela Conference – Defend the Bolivarian revolution, respect democracy!
  6. HOV Conference 2013 registration form
  7. Britain National Hands Off Venezuela conference - May 4
  8. International mobilisation against coup - solidarity with Venezuela
  9. Venezuelan presidential election April 14 - FACTSHEET
  10. Sweden, Lund: students turnout to hear about Venezuelan revolution
  11. 80 people turn out to discuss the revolutionary life of Hugo Chavez in Montreal
  12. [VIDEO] Homage to Chavez at WSF in Tunis
  13. Minneapolis, MN: Solidarity with the Bolivarian Revolution
  14. Forward to socialism - Homage to Hugo Chavez in Vienna
  15. Berlin in support of Bolivarian revolution and Maduro
  16. Moving and defiant homage to Hugo Chavez in Brussels
  17. Over 70 gather in Toronto for rousing celebration of Hugo Chávez's life
  18. Vigil in honour of Hugo Chavez in Brussels: Sadness and determination.
  19. President of Canadian Union of Postal Workers writes letter condemning attacks on Venezuela
  20. Canada: Liberal MP forced to reply to letter-writing campaign
  21. Letter Writing Campaign: Liberal Party of Canada Attacks Venezuela
  22. Cardiff Reds Choir supports Hands Off Venezuela
  23. Denmark: Solidarity with the Venezuelan Revolution
  24. London commemorates 10 years of the defeat of the coup
  25. 10 years of the coup in Venezuela: London premiere of "Cuarto Poder"
  26. British University and College Union condemns US sanctions on PDVSA
  27. Hands Off Venezuela condemns US sanctions against PDVSA
  28. HOV Conference 2011 resolutions
  29. HOV National Conference 2011 report
  30. UPDATED National Conference 2011 and anti-Uribe picket
  31. Minneapolis solidarity with Ecuador
  32. International solidarity campaign: a success
  33. September 26 Brazilian workers are with the PSUV in Venezuela!
  34. HoV Italy organises solidarity with Venezuelan Revolution
  35. HOV-UK organise lively rally outside Houses of Parliament
  36. Canada/Quebec: Meetings in support of the Bolivarian revolution
  37. International Days of Action in solidarity with Venezuela.
  38. Denmark: Nationwide campaign and book launch
  39. Mexican students and youth in solidarity with the Venezuelan revolution
  40. Venezuela-Colombia Crisis Public Meeting in London
  41. Honduras: one year from the coup - solidarity pickets
  42. One year from the coup in Honduras - Down with the illegitimate government of Lobo - Solidarity with the Honduran people
  43. Venezuelan revolutionary activists speak at British trade union conferences
  44. HOV Conference 2010 resolutions
  45. London discusses Venezuelan revolution!
  46. Toronto: HOV delegation report-backs from Venezuelan Revolution
  47. Report back from HOV/SBQ, HOV/CBLR Parliamentary Presentation
  48. Denmark: Protest in front of the US embassy
  49. Canada: Launch of Latin American Peace Initiative - Stop war and defend social gains in Latin America!
  50. Ontario NDP youth pass resolution condemning Canadian imperialist interference in Latin America
  51. Helsinki honduras solidarity
  52. Congress of the Hungarian-Venezuelan Solidarity Association
  53. "The Other Chávez" visits Toronto
  54. The Venezuelan Revolution at the Forum Social Québécois
  55. Indonesia: Learning about the Bolivarian Revolution through a Movie
  56. Canadian premiere of "FRETECO: Occupied Factories and Workers' Control in Venezuela"
  57. [VIDEO and PICS] Picket of Honduran embassy in London
  58. [Video] London say good bye to US military presence in Ecuador
  59. Constitutional Conference of the Bosnian and Herzegovinian-Venezuelan solidarity association
  60. New Hands Off Venezuela blog in Polish!
  61. HOV Finland held demonstration in Helsinki
  62. HOV Finland in solidarity with the people of Honduras
  63. Hands Off Venezuela delegation meets with Montreal consulate
  64. The Hungarian - Venezulean Solidarity Association protests against Honduran coup
  65. Second Latin American Meeting of Worker-Recovered Factories: "Our solidarity is permanent"
  66. Montreal: HOV/SBQ in solidarity with the people of Honduras
  67. Protests against coup in Honduras in San Francisco
  68. (PICS - VIDEO) London - 2nd protest against Honduras coup
  69. Defend Democracy in Honduras! Against the Military Coup -- Reinstate President Zelaya
  70. USA: Minneapolis protest against Honduran coup
  71. London protest against Honduran coup
  72. Britain: Early Day Motion on Honduras tabled in parliament
  73. London: Condemn the reactionary military coup in Honduras - emergency picket
  74. USA: Latin American solidarity organizations to hold rally to denounce military coup in Honduras
  75. Hands Off Venezuela Canada in solidarity with the Peruvian indigenous struggle
  76. USA: 50th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution - Successful Event in Minneapolis
  77. From Caracas to Montreal: Another World Is Possible
  78. Where is Cuba Going? Report from successful Toronto meeting
  79. Second Latin American Meeting of Worker-Recovered Factories
  80. Hungarian Solidarity with Venezuelan Revolution
  81. The Washington DC HOV Campaign and Venezuelan Embassy Commemorate the Events of April 2002
  82. Successful screening of “No Volveran” in Copenhagen
  83. No Volveran: An Inspiration for the Workers in Jombang (Indonesia)
  84. Historic meeting as Toronto HOV merges with Bolivarian Circle “Louis Riel”
  85. Ireland: Independent Workers Union Vote to Affiliate with HOV
  86. Launch of Hands Off Venezuela in Malang (Indonesia)
  87. Presentation of No Volveran in French a Big Success!
  88. EDM tabled in British Parliament on Constitutional Referendum
  89. Cross-Canada Demonstration in Support of Venezuelan Referendum
  90. Joint Meeting London – Victory in Bolivia & Ten Years of the Venezuelan Revolution
  91. Hands Off Venezuela meetings in Ireland
  92. Brazilians Condemn the Killing of 3 Trade Union Leaders and Show Support for Venezuelan Revolution
  93. New Zealand "No Volveran" screening
  94. The Unfolding Revolution in Bolivia: A Report of the Bolivia Speaking Events in Montreal
  95. Report of Jorge Martin’s trip to Malaysia and Indonesia
  96. Successful 4th National Conference for HOV Britain
  97. Belgium: Travelling through the revolution at Second National Day of Solidarity with Venezuela
  98. “People’s Power” (“The Battle of Chile III”) screened in London
  99. Hands Off Venezuela Britain National Conference 2008 - Less than two weeks to go!
  100. No to Genocide in Colombia! London picket 23 October 2008