The Cronin Series

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Date
Title
Author
Opening

The Cradock Letter, 1934
Kotane
1

Call to the Congress of the People, 1955, 4pp
ANC
2

The Freedom Charter, 1955, 3pp
ANC
3

The Road to South African Freedom, 1962, 24pp
SACP
4

Strategy and Tactics, 1969, 8pp
ANC
5

The Green Book, 1979, 15pp
ANC
6

The SA Working Class and the NDR, 1988, 19pp
Slovo
7

Has Socialism Failed, 1990
Slovo
8

Transformation, not a Balancing Act, 1997, 5pp
Nzimande, Cronin
9

State, Property Relations, Social Transformation, 1998, 12pp
ANC
10

The People Shall Govern, 2005, 20pp
Cronin
11

Discussion Document on State Power
SACP CC
12



1 Refers to SACP Deputy General Secretary Jeremy Cronin’s speech at the November, 2005 Augmented Central Committee Meeting.


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