4pm to 6pm: Picket of the US embassy, Grosvenor Sq, London W1
7pm: Public meeting, NUJ headquarters, 308 Grays Inn Road WC1
Speakers (invited): Jeremy Dear (NUJ general secretary), Jeremy Corbyn MP, John McDonnell MP, representatives from Bolivian and Venezuelan embassies
Please forward as widely as possible.
Called by Hands Off Venezuela and the Bolivia Solidarity Campaign (please send us details of others willing to participate)
In case you haven't been paying attention, the US is currently fomenting coups in both Venezuela and Bolivia. The situation is getting tense, with right-wing protesters in Bolivia killing eight people and both countries expelling the US ambassadors there. Now is the time for all supporters of the Latin American left to show solidarity with the democratically elected progressive governments there and tell the US: "Hands Off Venezuela and Bolivia!"
More info: http://www.venezuelanalysis.com/news/3786