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Socialism - 1960 to 1979

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This entry links to documents related to socialism published during the twenty years between 1960 and 1979.

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Books

  • Labor Movement at the Crossroads: The Way Forward After the 1963 Elections, Current Book Publications, Sydney, 1964. Image PDF Details
  • Australia's way forward [extracts from the Program of the CPA, Syndey, 1964], Sydney, 1964. Image PDF Details
  • Connell, R. W, Ruling class, ruling culture, Studies of conflict, power and hegemony in Australian life, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, London, New York, Melbourne, 1977, 205-222 & 242-4 pp. Details

Book Sections

  • Catley, Bob, 'Socialism and reform in Contemporary Australia', in Wheelright, E.L. & Buckley, K. (ed.), Essays in the political economy of Australian capitalism, volume 2, 1978 edn, Australia & New Zealand Book Company, Brookvale, 1978. Image PDF Details
  • Kirsner, Douglas, 'Domination and the flight from being', in John Playford & Douglas Krisner (ed.), Australian capitalism: towards a socialist critique, Penguin Books, Ringwood, 1972, pp. 9-31. Details
  • Playford, John, 'Who rules Australia?', in John Playford & Douglas Krisner (ed.), Australian capitalism: towards a socialist critique, Penguin Books, Ringwood, 1972, pp. 108-155. Details
  • Playford, John & Kirsner, Douglas, 'Introduction', in John Playford & Douglas Krisner (ed.), Australian capitalism: towards a socialist critique, Penguin Books, Ringwood, 1972, pp. 7-8. PDF Details

Conference Papers

  • Clancy, Pat, 'The formation of the Socialist Party of Australia', in Communists and the Labour Movement National Conference, Melbourne, 22, 23, 24 August 1980, 1980. Image PDF Details
  • Symon, Peter, 'The Revolutionary Party', in Communists and the Labour Movement National Conference, Melbourne, 22, 23, 24 August 1980, 1980. Image PDF Details
  • Symon, Peter, 'Communists and the international communist movement', in Communists and the Labour Movement National Conference, Melbourne, 22, 23, 24 August 1980, 1980. Image PDF Details

Edited Books

  • Mathews, Race (ed.), Socialist Songs; Victorian Fabanian Society, Victorian Fabian Society, Melbourne, 1963, 64 pp. Image PDF Details

Fliers

  • Socialist Students Alliance, Socialist Student Alliance, Sydney, February 1969. images PDF Details
  • Leaflet of ‘Revolutionary Socialists’ at The Bakery to advertise series of classes on ‘The State’, Revolutionary Socialists, Melbourne, February 1969. images PDF Details
  • Revolutionary Socialists Calendar November - December 1969, Monash Labor Club, Melbourne, November 1969. images PDF Details
  • Serve the People Not the Dollar: How to Vote Card, H. Barnes, Melbourne, August 1969. images PDF Details
  • Socialist Lesbians/ Male Homosexuals, Homosexuals are Everywhere, Socialist Lesbians/ Male Homosexuals [This scan courtesy of the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, Melbourne], Sydney, NSW, 1977, 2 pp. PDF Details

Journals

  • International, vol. 3, no. 66, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, August September 1968. images PDF Details
  • International, vol. 2, no. 65, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, June July 1968. images PDF Details
  • International, vol. 3, no. 66, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], August September 1968. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 4, no. 67, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, 1968. images PDF Details
  • International: a revolutionary socialist magazine, vol. 5, no. 69, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, January February 1969. Image PDF Details
  • International: a revolutionary socialist magazine, vol. 7, no. 70, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, May/June 1969. Image PDF Details
  • International: a revolutionary socialist magazine, vol. 6, no. 69, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, April 1969. Image PDF Details
  • International, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, June. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 10, no. 73, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, December January1970. image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 9, no. 72, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, September November 1969. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 8, no. 71, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, July/August 1969. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 12, no. 75, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, April May 1970. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 11, no. 74, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, February March 1970. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 18, no. 81, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, November 1970. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 14, no. 77, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, July 1970. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 15, no. 78, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, August 1970. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 16, no. 79, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, September 1970. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 17, no. 80, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, October 1970. Image PDF Details
  • International, vol. 13, no. 76, Australian Section of the Fourth International. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, June 1970. Image PDF Details
  • Frontline, vol. 3, no. 3, Socialist Workers Action Group. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, August 1974. Image PDF Details
  • Frontline, vol. 1, no. 1, Socialist Workers Action Group. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, May 1974. Image PDF Details
  • Frontline, vol. 2, no. 2, Socialist Workers Action Group. [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, June 1974. Image PDF Details
  • Frontline, no. 4, International Socialists, Sydney, October, 1976. image PDF Details
  • Front Line, no. 5, International Socialists, Sydney, December, 1976. Image PDF Details
  • Rebel, no. 5, Red Eureka Movement [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 6 November. Image PDF Details
  • Rebel, no. 1, Red Eureka Movement [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Rebel, no. 2, Red Eureka Movement [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Worker, no. 3, Socialist Workers Party [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, Aug-Sept 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Rebel, no. 3, Red Eureka Movement [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Rebel, no. 4, Red Eureka Movement [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 24 October. Image PDF Details
  • Rebel, no. 6, Red Eureka Movement [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 21 December 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Worker, no. 2, Socialist Workers Party [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, May-June 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Front Line, no. 6, International Socialists, Sydney, June, 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Front Line, no. 7, International Socialists, Sydney, October, 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Worker, no. 1, Socialist Workers Party [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, March 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Rebel, vol. 2, no. 3, September 1978. Image PDF Details
  • Rebel, vol. 2, no. 1, 22 February 1978. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Worker, no. 4, Socialist Workers Party [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, Winter 1978. Image PDF Details
  • International Socialist, no. 9, International Socialists, Melbourne, 1979?. Image PDF Details
  • Bulletin of the Committee in Defence of Marxism Leninism Mao Tsetung Thought, vol. 2, no. 2, The Committee [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1983. Image PDF Details
  • Mick Counihan, Elizabeth Elliott, David Evans, Grant Evans, Stuart Macintyre, Phillip Moore, John Playford, Kelvin Rowley, John Schmid. (ed.), Intervention, no. 1, 1972, 69 pp. PDF Details

Journal Articles

  • 'What Khruschev said to the 22nd Congress', International - organ of the Australian Section of the Fourth International (Sydney), no. 20, 15 December 1961. Image PDF Details
  • 'Left-wing perspectives', International - organ of the Australian Section of the Fourth International (Sydney), no. 16, 15 August 1961. Image PDF Details
  • 'What Khruschev said to the 22nd Congress', International - organ of the Australian Section of the Fourth International (Sydney), no. 20, 15 December 1961. Image PDF Details
  • 'Condemn no communist unheard - and that includes Hill', International - organ of the Australian Section of the Fourth International (Sydney), no. 23, 15 March 1962. Image PDF Details
  • Carole Ferrier, 'Editorial', Hecate, vol. 1, no. 2, 1975, pp. 4-5. PDF Details
  • Carole Ferrier, 'Editorial', Hecate, vol. 1, no. 1, 1975, pp. 4-5. PDF Details
  • Editorial Board, Intervention, 'Editorial', Intervention, no. 1, 1972, pp. 3-8. PDF Details
  • Peter Cochrane, Drew Cottle, Michael Dunn, Humphrey McQueen, Kosmos Tsokhas, 'Editorial', Bowyang, vol. 1, no. 1, 1978?, p. 1. PDF Details
  • Peter Cochrane, Drew Cottle, Michael Dunn, Humphrey McQueen, Kosmos Tsokhas, 'Comment: the Bicentennial History Project', Bowyang, vol. 1, no. 2, 1979, pp. 5-8. PDF Details

Letters

  • Francis, Denis and Collins, P, An open letter to members and supporters of the Communist Party of Australia on the Czechoslovakian crisis, Sydney, 25 August 1968. Image PDF Details

Manifestos

  • Prahran Manifesto, Prahran Workers for a Democratic Society, Melbourne, 1968. images PDF Details

Newsletters

  • Action: Official Organ of the Noble Park High School Liberation Front, Noble Park High School Liberation Front, Melbourne, 1969. images PDF Details
  • Print, Monash Labor Club, Melbourne, March 1969. Image PDF Details
  • Print, Monash Labor Club, Melbourne, March 1969. Image PDF Details
  • Print, Monash Labor Club, Melbourne, March 1969. Image PDF Details
  • The Prahran Worker, vol. 2, Monash Labor Club, Melbourne, July 1969. images PDF Details
  • Treason: Official Organ of the Highett High Treason Committee, Highett High Treason Committee, Melbourne, March 1969. images PDF Details
  • Tabloid Underground: SID Kid Kicked out of De La Salle!, Students in Dissent (SID), Melbourne, September 1969. images PDF Details
  • B. H. T. Underground Voice, vol. 1, Students in Dissent (SID), Melbourne, April 1969. images PDF Details
  • The Red Line (Formerly 'Bolshevik'), Young Communist League, Melbourne, February 1969. images PDF Details
  • Uni High Underground, vol. 2, Students of University High School, Melbourne, April 1969. images PDF Details
  • B. H. T. Underground Voice, vol. 1, Students in Dissent (SID), Melbourne, March 1969. Image PDF Details
  • Bolshevik, vol. 1, Young Communist League, Melbourne, February 1969. Image PDF Details
  • Treason: Highett High People's Paper, vol. 3, Highett High Treason Committee, Melbourne, August 1970. images PDF Details

Newspapers

  • Direct Action 3, no. 3, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, December 1970. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 2, no. 2, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, October 1970. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 1, no. 1, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, September 1970. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 10, no. 10, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, September 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 9, no. 9, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, August 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 11, no. 11, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, November 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 6, no. 5, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, March 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 12, no. 12, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, December 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 8, no. 8, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, July 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 4, no. 4, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, January 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 5, no. 6, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, May 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 7, no. 7, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, June 1971. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 31, no. 31, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 23 November 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 32, no. 32, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 7 December 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 33, no. 33, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 21 December 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 18, no. 18, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 1 May 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 30, no. 30, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 9 November 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 22, no. 22, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 30 June. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 25, no. 25, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 24 August 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 29, no. 29, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 27 October 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 24, no. 24, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 3 August 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 28, no. 28, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 13 October 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 23, no. 23, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 14 July 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 26, no. 26, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 14 September 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 21, no. 21, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 9 June 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 19, no. 19, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 11 May 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 17, no. 17, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 17 April 1972. images PDF Details
  • Direct Action 16, no. 16, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 22 March 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 15, no. 15, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 1 March 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 14, no. 14, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 7 February 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 13, no. 13, Socialist Youth Alliance, Sydney, 17 January 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 27, no. 27, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 28 September 1972. Image PDF Details
  • SPA, Socialist Party of Australia [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, April 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 20, no. 20, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 22 May 1972. Image PDF Details
  • Battler, Socialist Workers Action Group, Melbourne, 1972-1974. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 48, no. 48, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 27 September 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 49, no. 49, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 11 October 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 46, no. 46, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 23 August 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 50, no. 50, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 25 October 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 34, no. 34, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 18 January 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 47, no. 47, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 13 September 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 45, no. 45, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 9 August. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 43, no. 43, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 28 June. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 42, no. 42, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 14 June 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 40, no. 40, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 10 May. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 39, no. 39, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 20 April 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 38, no. 38, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 29 March 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 37, no. 37, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 8 March 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 36, no. 36, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 22 February 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 35, no. 35, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 8 February 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 41, no. 41, Socialist Workers League, Sydney, 24 May 1973. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1975, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1975. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1976, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1976. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1977, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1977. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1978, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1978. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist, Socialist Party of Australia [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, December 19 1979. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist, Socialist Party of Australia [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, 5 December 1979. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist, Socialist Party of Australia [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, 10 October 1979. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist, Socialist Party of Australia [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, 21 November 1979. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist, Socialist Party of Australia [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, 7 November 1979. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1979, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1979. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1980, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1980. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1981, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1981. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1982, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1982. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1983, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1983. Image PDF Details
  • Battler 1984, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1984. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Action 1985, Socialist Action [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, Sep - Dec 1985. Image PDF Details
  • 'Battler 1985', Socialist, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1985. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Action 1986, Socialist Action [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1986. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist 1986, International Socialists [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, 1986. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Action 1987, Socialist Action [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1987. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Action 1988, Socialist Action [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourne, 1988. Image PDF Details
  • Socialist Action 1989, Socialist Action [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Melbourrne, 1989. Image PDF Details
  • Direct Action 44 (ed.), , no. 44, 19 July. Image PDF Details

Newspaper Articles

  • 'Condemn no Communist unheard --- and that includes Hill', International; organ of the Australian Section of the Fourth International, no. 23, 15 March 1962. Image PDF Details

Pamphlets

  • Hear Ernest Mandel. Image PDF Details
  • March with your mates on May Day, Newsletter Printery, Sydney, 1963. Image PDF Details
  • Towards a socialist Australia : how the labor movement can fight back : documents of the Socialist Workers Party., Pathfinder Press [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victora], Sydney, 1977. Image PDF Details
  • A Revolution Betrayed, New Age Publishers [This scan courtesy of the State Library of Victoria], Sydney, 1979. Image PDF Details
  • The Fabian society of Queensland, c1960. Image PDF Details
  • For a socialist democracy, c1976. Image PDF Details
  • Student Caucus of the Communist League, October, 1974. Image PDF Details

Policy Statements

  • International Secretariat. Revolutionary Marxist Tendency of the Fourth International, Declaration of the Revolutionary Marxist Tendency on the Czech Crisis, 1 July 1968. Image PDF Details
  • United Secretariat (Fourth International), Defend the right of self-determination for the Czechoslovakian workers and peasants!, 1968. Image PDF Details

Posters

  • All over the world people march for May Day, Newsletter Printery, Sydney, 1962. Image PDF Details
  • There's a place for YOU in Australia's 75th anniversary May Day march, Newsletter Printery, Sydney, 1966. Image PDF Details
  • The Socialist Imperative: A May Day Manifesto, Revolutionary Socialists, Melbourne, March 1969. Image PDF Details

Songs

  • Henderson, Don; Boardman, John; Cleary, Ann; Cleary, Marti, Basic wage dream - liner notes, B & W Records, Melbourne, 1965. PDF Details

See also

  • Gollan, Robin, Radical and working class politics: a study of Eastern Australia, 1850-1910, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1960. PDF Details
  • Waten, Judah, 'Australian literature in 1962', Realist Writer (Melbourne), no. 12, 1963, pp. 26-8. PDF Details