Cradle of Mankind
This section has to do with the struggle for the liberation of the continent that was humanity's cradle. Yesterday a victim of European colonialism, today a victim of transnational colonialism. Its people, from Maghreb to Cape Town, continue to aspire to a better life.
"It smelled of tear gas, love and revolution": Tunisia, 7 years after
Retrospective and testimonials
Jenny Tsiropoulou Τζένη Τσιροπούλου - Various Authors - مؤلفين مختلفين - Auteurs divers- AAVV-d.a.
Taking the pulse
When I landed in Tunisia in May 2014, I did not know what to expect. The country was an Eastern holiday resort for many Greeks, up until before the economic crisis. But, for the majority, it appeared on our map to stay on the 17th of ...
235 dead, 109 injured in deadliest militant attack in Egyptian history
Mourad Higazy مراد حجازي
At least 235 people have been killed and 109 injured in a militant attack targeting a mosque in North Sinai on Friday afternoon, according to figures released by Egypt’s Public Prosecution, making this the deadliest militant attack in Egyptian ...
Egypt is in danger of becoming a failed state—and western leaders are mishandling the crisis
Propping up president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi’s regime is not the way forward
Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, the former general and head of military intelligence groomed by President Mubarak’s Minister of Defense to succeed him in that vital portfolio, ...
Bottling at the phosphate dock in El Aaiun, occupied Western Sahara
- Équipe Média Sahara Media Team ايكيب ميديا
In a few days, at the beginning of October, more than 100,000 tons of Sahrawi phosphates will have ...
Egypt: Torture Epidemic May Be Crime Against Humanity
- Human Rights Watch هيومن رايتس ووتش
Beatings, Electric Shocks, Stress Positions Routinely Used Against Dissidents
(Beirut) – Under ...
Egypt: Lawyer Ibrahim Metwally Hegazy, founder of Association of the Families of the Disappeared, kidnapped at Cairo Airport and taken to State Security Prosecution
- Mada Masr مدى مصر
Lawyer Ibrahim Abdel Moneim Metwally Hegazy, one of the founders of the Association of the Families ...
Notes from Morocco
- Vijay Prashad
Not far from Rabat’s train station, a small group of protesters hold Moroccan flags and banners ...
UN committee calls torture in Egypt a systemic practice
- Mada Masr مدى مصر
The UN Committee Against Torture describes abuse of human rights in Egypt as routine practice in an ...
Mozambique's illegitimate hidden debt
- Claude Quémar
The report on the audit on Mozambique's "hidden" debt (2 billion dollars) made at the request ...
“Individual envelopes of 5000 euros for each friend”: Morocco paid bribes to African diplomats before joining the African Union
- Khalil Asmar خليل أسمر
Despite its flagrant trampling on the objectives of the constitutive act of the African Union that ...