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Religion and the struggle against apartheid

Paper on religion and the struggle against apartheid, prepared for an African National Congress seminar which provides a brief history of the ANC, examines the role of the church, and challenges the church to participate in the struggle for liberation.

Suggested tactics and strategy in the mobilisation and organisation of Africans for the Revolution

Unauthored paper on mobilising and organising Africans for a revolution. Examines the African working class, churches and the Bantustans.

Negotiations - what room for compromise?

Response by Sam Shilowa to Joe Slovo's paper on negotiations. Argues against compromising on issues for the sake of the government.

Views on a constitution making body

Views on a constitution making body tabled by the South African Government at a Codesa Working Group 2.

Internal position

Unauthored paper reconsidering broad strategy and tactics within the African National Congress.

The socio-political and economic crisis in the apartheid system

ANC paper on the socio-political and economic crisis in the apartheid system, prepared for the regional and national preparatory committees. Covers the enemy's strategy for survival, the total strategy and its application, and how to out-manoeuvre the enemy.

Africa puts the West on trial

Article on the United Nations Security Council's debate on South Africa and the Anglo-American accord influence on this debate

The tasks of the Democratic Movement during the State of Emergency

United Democratic Front draft article discussing the tasks of the Democratic Movement during the State of Emergency.

Draft resolution on financial matters relating to winding up of the United Democratic Front

Article about the draft resolution on financial matters relating to winding up of the United Democratic Front.

Negotiations

Article looking at the question of negotiation and the approach of the democratic movement.

Analysis of the Recent Clampdown

Article in which the United Democratic Front looking at the clampdowns as having posed new strategic and tactical challenges to all democrats.

Part 2: the Apartheid Counter Revolution: a permanent Emergency?

Article by the United Democratic Front in which it looks at the violence on the South African youths by the government in its counter revolution.

Should we enter Parliament?

Article by the United Democratic Front asking wheter they should enter the Parliament, they also state reasons why they cannot enter.

The position of the Democratic Movement on participation in institutions of minority rule in the oppressed communities

Article outlining the position of the Democratic Movement on participation in institutions of minority rule in the oppressed communities.

What to do about the Elections?The current context

Press release by the United Democratic Front in which the Front outlines strategies to be taken in opposition of the elections.

The Gains of the Democratic Movement from the Kennedy visit

Article by the United Democratic Front on the gains as well as losses from Kennedy's visit to South Africa.

A code of conduct for activists

United Democratic Front lecture aimed at helping activists develop their understanding of the ideas of 'discipline' and a code of political conduct.

The United Front: Why did we form it?And how appropriate is it today?

Article by the United Democratic Front discussing the background and the future plans of the organisation.

The Gains of the Democratic Movement from the Kennedy visit

Article by the United Democratic Front on the gains as well as losses from Kennedy's visit to South Africa.

The struggle in perspective: some ideas

Article by the United Democratic Front in which the Front looks at the crisis facing the ruling party as a result of contradictions in South African capitalism.

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