The Fatton Thesis: A Rejoinder

  title={The Fatton Thesis: A Rejoinder},
  author={Thabo Mbeki},
Robert Fatton must be a brave man to tackle a subject as serious as the strategy for the liberation of South Africa, armed with little beyond a bundle of misconceptions, the misfotune of a bad education, and dangerously little knowledge of South Africa. The first, and perhaps most serious, misconception that Fatton entertains is that the ANC views itself as a socialist party. If the ANC did, its "left" critics might be justified in charging, as he does, that "the ANC's conception of the… CONTINUE READING