Campaigners are fighting to overturn British support for illegal US sanctions against Venezuela - with the return of Venezuelan gold at the centre of the argument.
The Latin America session at Arise Festival 2023 saw hundreds of activists come together to build international solidarity and support for progressive developments in the region.
The welcome given to Venezuelan President Maduro by newly elected Brazilian President Lula da Silva marked a sea-change in relations when they met before the recent Summit of South American Presidents.
After US representatives sign a letter to President Biden critising the damage of sanctions of Latin America, Logan Williams calls for greater international solidarity with progressive movements in the region.
"We urge you to act swiftly to lift the failed and indiscriminate economic sanctions that were imposed by the prior administration" - 21 US lawmakers urge Biden to lift sanctions on Latin America.
“The period since Chavez’s death has seen the most concerted efforts to oust the government & usher in a regime amenable to the US’ political and economic agenda.”
Marking the tenth anniversary Hugo Chavez' death, the Venezuela Solidarity Campaign remembers his visit to London where the President addressed activists, trade unionists and parliamentarians.
The left has elected presidents in Mexico, Argentina, Bolivia, Honduras, Peru, Chile, and now in Colombia, but... is still subjected to hostile acts of aggression by the US and its Atlantic accomplices, including the UK.
A special international line-up was joined by hundreds of solidarity activists for "¡Viva la solidaridad! Latin America's Left Leads the Way" - a celebration of progressive victories across the region.
"20 years since the Venezuelan people defeated the US-backed coup attempt" - Tariq Ali & others discuss Chavez' legacy & the coup.