About VSC

The aims of the VSC are:

(a) To defend Venezuela’s sovereignty and independence.

(b) To support the right of the Venezuelan people to determine their own future free from external intervention.

(c) To provide accurate and up-to-date information in support of democracy and social progress in Venezuela.

(d) To defend the achievements of the Bolivarian Revolution.

(e) To support and build activity around these objectives throughout Britain, within parliament, regional and local government, the trade unions, amongst women, lesbian and gay communities, black, Asian and Latin American communities, students and all others.

Our honorary President is Ken Livingstone.

Patrons include Diane Abbott MP, Tony Benn, Rodney Bickerstaffe, Kelvin Hopkins MP, Bruce Kent and Ann Pettifor.

18 national trade unions are affiliated to the VSC, in addition to SERTUC plus Yorkshire & Humberside TUC.