Red Youth and the CPGB-ML strongly condemn the coup that took place yesterday, 10 November, in Bolivia, where army chiefs forced the elected President Evo Morales to resign, with a warrant for his arrest being issued a few hours afterwards. The apparent leader of the coup is a prominent representative of wealthy Santa Cruz capitalists, … Continue reading Condemn the coup in Bolivia!
Red Youth adds our signature to the following statement in support of the Bolivarian Government of Venezuela and President Nicolás Maduro: On Monday 5 August US President Trump signed an executive order placing an embargo on the government of Venezuela, in effect placing an embargo on the whole of Venezuela. After the failed attempted coup … Continue reading Bolton barks, Trump bites: Venezuela under total US embargo
Over the May bank holiday weekend Red Youth participated in a weekend of discussion and debate on V I Lenin's text The State and Revolution with specific reference to Venezuela and the Bolivarian revolution. We were very pleased to be joined by two comrades from Venezuela; Marcos Garcia and Helena Menendez. In total, four sessions … Continue reading Red Youth solidarity with Venezuela
On August 4 an attempt was made to assassinate the president of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro, whilst he was delivering a speech at central Bolivar Avenue in Caracas to commemorate the 81st anniversary of the Bolivarian National Guard. Fortunately, the president was unharmed during the attempt, however seven security personnel were injured. Two drones installed with … Continue reading Message from President Nicolas Maduro
Helena Menéndez, press secretary of the Venezuelan Embassy, delivers a message to Progressive British workers at CPGB-ML's international BBQ, held at Saklatvala Hall in Southall, west London, on Saturday 25 July. She outlines the history of the last 15 years of struggle in Venezuela, who's basic meaning has been to use the vast wealth of … Continue reading Venezuela chooses to Resist! US increases economic and political attacks in run up to Elections
Hear the Cuban people speak: On the release of the Cuban 5; On US-Cuba relations; On Obama's role; On the ongoing blockade and the UN General Assembly resolution against it; On the role of the capitalist media; on North Korea. Cde Jorge Luis Garcia, Councillor of the Cuban Embassy, speaks to a packed meeting organised … Continue reading Hear Cuba Speak – August 2015
Last weekend, the CPGB-ML held its 2015 summer celebration of internationalism and BBQ. THe meeting was attended by over 100 of our members and supporters, and was addressed by representatives from the Cuban, DPR Korean and Venezuelan Embassies, who brought greetings from their governments and people, and updated comrades present on the latest developments in their struggles, … Continue reading Cuba, Korea, Venezuela: Building Peace; Fighting Imperialism
Tonight, in Birmingham, at the offices of the Birmingham branch of the Communist Party of Great Britain (Marxist - Leninist) our comrades organised a memorial meeting for our dear departed comrade Hugo Chavez. The meeting was supported by the Indian Workers Association (Great Britain), the Birmingham section of the Communist Corresponding Society and the community … Continue reading Birmingham memorial meeting sends message to Venezuelan embassy
____________________________ Memorial meeting for Hugo Chavez Friday 8 March at 7pm The Lucas Arms 254a Grays Inn Road, London, WC1X 8QZ ALL WELCOME ____________________________ ____________________________ Memorial meeting for Hugo Chavez Friday 8 March at 7pm Che House 274 Moseley Road, Birmingham, B12 0BS ALL WELCOME ____________________________ A great revolutionary light has been extinguished, but the … Continue reading A red salute to Comrade Hugo Chavez!