Raymond Suttner: Meanings of Freedom Charter not obvious, need debate (Polity)


Raymond Suttner, Popular power, constitutional democracy and crisis: 1994-2014


Raymond Suttner, 20 years of democracy and question of popular participation (published in Grace &Truth)

Twenty years of Democracy – Raymond Suttner

Raymond Suttner, Is popular power a realistic option? (Polity Video)

Raymond Suttner on Alex Boraine’s suggestion that exile culture is responsible for current undermining democracy (Polity interview)


The Traditional courts bill is dead!

Traditional Courts Bill is dead!

Michael Neocosmos, ‘From Peoples’ Politics to State Politics: Aspects of National Liberation in South Africa’


An important article on the displacement of popular power and the UDF from the mid 1980s onwards. It is a chapter in Adebayo O. Olukoshi (ed), The Politics of Opposition in Contemporary Africa.  Nordic Africa Institute.  1998.