Australian Left Review


The publication of the Communist Party’s draft Charter of Democratic Rights has sparked considerable discussion both in the Party and outside it. The Charter is but a first draft. Many valuable suggestions have been made for additions, deletions and clarifications. I stress the importance of such suggestions; but here I want to deal with some broad questions.



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