Today, the YCL in Britain will be participating in a world day of action to stand in solidarity with the people and youth of Venezuela, alongside other Communist youth organisations and progressive and anti-imperialist youth around the world.
YCL London will be hosting a special screening of the film “War on Democracy” by John Pilger with a special Venezuelan guest speaker, followed by discussion and drinks and snacks. The topic is the role of U.S. imperialism, intervention and counter-revolutionary movements in Venezuela and Latin America as a whole, where for many years popular […]
Today March 5th marks the second anniversary of the passing of comrade Hugo Chavez. The YCL commemorates this occasion by stating that the Comandante will always be fondly remembered by everyone in our organisation and millions of socialists and freedom fighters around the world. His voice was, and continues to be, the voice of hope […]
Statement of the World Federation of Democratic Youth in Solidarity with the Communist Youth of Venezuela
This statement from YCL General Secretary Zoe Hennessy on today, March the 5th, marks the first anniversary since the passing of Hugo Chavez. Under Chavez’s presidency, the Bolivarian revolution brought significant advances for the majority of poor people living in Venezuela, who had previously been ignored and oppressed by the ruling elite. Wealth from Venezuela’s oil economy […]
The YCL calls for solidarity with Maduro’s democratically elected government and the people of Venezuela. We express solidarity and support to our fraternal youth organisation the Communist Youth of Venezuela (JCV) and our fraternal party the Communist Party of Venezuela (PCV) and all progressive organisations in Venezuela. We condemn the fascist violence by US backed […]