UNITED DEMOCRATIC FRONT

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The Front debate

A compilation of articles discussing the issue of Mayibuye and the future of the United Democratic Front.

Police put a clamp ban on statements by United Democratic Front and other bodies

Pamphlet about police put a clamp ban on statement by United Democratic Front and other bodies as the government has barred the Sowetan and weekly mail from publishing any statement issued by the United Democratic Front and 12 other organisations promoting four major campaigns organised by the Un

Draft for discussion: Christmas against the emergency

Pamphlet regarding Christmas against the emergency. Over 40 000 people were detained and some nearly killed by apartheid forces and thousands of students were locked out of schools. Therefore UDF calls on all people affected to strike.

Making music for the kids

Article published from the City Press regarding the music festival to benefit kids detained under the state of emegency planned for Orlando Stadium

Unions, United Democratic Front plan mass resistance campaign

Weekly Mail article regarding mass resistance campaign planned by unions and UDF.

Unban the African National Congress mass meeting

The United Democratic Front (UDF) successfully applied for a court order last night to go ahead with meetings to launch the "Unban the African National Congress" campaign.

The effects of the current unrest on township children

Article about how township children were jailed, shot and killed, some served long prison sentences, others lost valuable years of schooling, many were forced into the lowest paid unskilled jobs while others joined the ranks of the increasing numbers of unemployed youth in our country.

State of emergency

Article by the United Democratic Front discussing the state of emergency.

Resistance politics will never be the same again...

Article by the United Democratic Front on the seven-month state of emergency, leaders who were in detention or had gone underground to avoid detention were re-emerging and the former are recovering slowly from the effects of lengthy incarceration.

The situation in Katlehong

In Katlehong the organisations in existence are ERAPO and Katlehong Youth League which has not affiliated to the United Democratic Front affiliates and other progressives.

On the White Elections

Article by the United Democratic Front regarding the whites only elections.The Front calls on South Africans, especially white compatriots to reject the elections.

Strategies of Repression in the State of Emergency

Article by the United Democratic Front on the State of Emergency and the counter-revolutionary forces in the townships.

The immediate tasks of the Democratic Movement

Discussion paper discussing the immediate tasks of the Democratic Movement.

Renewed fighting in April

On April 1 1989, the start of the implementation of Resolution 435, clashes between Swapo guerillas and South African security forces broke out in northern Namibia . For nine days the most intense fighting in the history of the border war raged along the 300 km frontier .

Obstacles to free and fair elections in Namibia

UN Resolution 435, which provided for free and fair elections in Namibia, was implemented on 1 April 1989. A Special Representative of the UN Secretary General and a UN Transition Assistance Group (UNTAG) were responsible for the supervision and control of this process .

ANC lines up a new constitution for South Africa

South Africa declares that the elimanation of apartheid and the creation of a truly just and democratic South Africa requires a constitution based on various principles eg. state, franchise, national identity etc.

Defend, consolidate and advance the Front

An article on defend, consolidate and advance the Front which is divided in five topics such as National democratic struggle and the front approach, broadening the front, the United Democratic Front and political centre, the United Front and the state of emergency and the way forward.

The 1988 Municipal Elections

Article on the 1988 municipal elections. It discusses the background information on what these elections will involve and why they are being held. Local Government in South Africa is also discussed.

A 3-phase counter revolutionary strategy

Paper discussing a 3-phase counter revolutionary strategy.

Current conditions

Paper analysing the international and Southern African situation, different forms of sactions, and forms of investments.

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