• Article for South 1987-06-17 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Lead sentence: “Political language used by the ruling establishment in South Africa suffers from a bad dose of verbal inflation”.
    • South Africa and the world in the nineties 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      A description of the political climate inherited by F.W. de Klerk when he assumed office in August 1989, his fundamental policy shift and the motives underlying his initiatives, as well as the processes being set in motion.
    • Die kiesstelsel en politieke verandering in Suid-Afrika 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Article published in Rapport, under the title: “Herbesin oor ons kiesstelsel”. Regarding the possibilities open to citizens to call their political representatives and leaders to account.
    • Paradoxes built into our constitutional future 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Article for Squire Magazine regarding paradoxes built into our constitutional future.
    • Sake 24 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Article regarding the renewed public debate in the “new South Africa” on what an “Afrikaner” is; refers to a critical letter by “Kreef” (pseud.), published on LitNet, in response to a radio debate on this topic; race and ...
    • Idasa and opposition politics 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Generally stated, “Opposition politics [in South Africa] is being shaped by the dynamics of right-wing reaction and left-wing revolt and either is a consequence of the dynamics of reform initiated by the State. In other ...
    • Umhlali public meeting 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Extract of speech delivered by Dr. F. van Zyl Slabbert at Umhlali, Natal public meeting on 24 May 1985.
    • What I would most like to see happen in South Africa in 1988 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Published in: Inside South Africa, Vol. 1, no. 12, p. 19, as component in the article “Making the horse talk: Leading South African politicians state their priorities for 1988”, by Jean Le May.
    • Letter to the Editor in Sunday Times 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Letter to the Editor in response to Ken Owen’s attack on him after his resignation from Parliament.
    • The University of Stellenbosch 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Title: “The University of Stellenbosch.”
    • Referendum article for the Star 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Lead sentence: “For South Africa, first prize would be widely acclaimed, fair and free elections on the 27th April, 1994.”; variations on “worst case outcomes”; transition has been allowed to become much more uneven and ...
    • Article for the Sunday Times 1985-09-08 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Gives an overview of the present circumstances under the State of Emergency; pointless to call a National Convention immediately, but proposes actions that a Convention Alliance could be involved in to restore law and order ...
    • Foreword for the September issue of Leadership 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010; Kriel, Zaid
      The dynamics of the transition in South Africa from an authoritarian regime to “rather uncertain democratic outcomes.” Accompanied by manuscript and email.
    • Article for the Sunday Times Constitutional Forum Booklet 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Re the Government’s new Constitution Bill; minimum essentials for a new and better constitutional plan to succeed; reasons why the PFP is convinced that it is a step in the wrong direction.
    • Article for Sunday Tribune 1983-10-21 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Open letter to the Voters of the White electorate, urging them to vote “No” in the coming Referendum.
    • Article for the Sunday Times 1983-06-02 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Article re the conflicting opinions held by Mr Carter Ebrahim and Mr David Curry of the Labour Party on the National Party’s new Constitutions Bill; reasons why the Progressive Federal Party rejects the Bill.
    • South Africa in crisis 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Extract of address to a public meeting at the Town Hall, Mooi River, Natal, on Wednesday, 27 March 1985.
    • Untamed South Africa 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Published in The Economist, pp. 13-14.
    • How does one benchmark the transformation in South Africa? 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Article in answer the question: “How does one benchmark the transformation in South Africa?”
    • National party's inability to handle crisis 

      Slabbert, F. van Zyl (Frederik van Zyl), 1940-2010
      Extract of address given by Dr. F. van Zyl Slabbert MP, to a public meeting held at Howick, Natal on Monday, 25 March 1985.