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.
Moroccan court sentences the Sahrawi journalist Walid El Batal to 6 years prison
Equipe Media Sahara Media Team ايكيب ميديا
Sahrawi journalist and human rights activist Walid Salek El Batal was sentenced Wednesday 9th October 2019 by a Moroccan court in occupied El Aaiun to 6 years prison only for the fact that he used to be working with the group of Smara News.
The court ...
Sissi's 'Jewish mom': rare protests chip at Egyptian leader's iron hold on power
Zvi Bar’el צבי בראל زفي بارئيل
It seems unlikely Egypt will witness demonstrations like those of January 2011 anytime soon. But conditions are becoming more and more like at the end of Mubarak's reign
We, Moroccan citizens, declare that we are outlaws
Various Authors - Autores varios - Auteurs divers- AAVV-d.a.
At the initiative of writers Leila Slimani and Sonia Terrab, more than 490 Moroccan women and men signed a manifesto to denounce the "liberticidal laws" of the Criminal Code and launch a "national debate on individual freedoms" ...
Five quick takes on the Tunisian election
- Ricard González Samaranch ريكارد غونزاليس سمرانش
In a global era of electoral upsets, the rise of anti-establishment or populist movements and popular ...
Testimonies: Moroccan women tell their ordeal of backstreet abortion
- Manal Zainabi منال زينبي
With the break-up of the Hajar Raissouni case, the debate about clandestine abortion and the importance ...
Occupied Western Sahara: 10 young people sentenced to years in jail for the July 19 demonstration in El Ayun
- Equipe Media Sahara Media Team ايكيب ميديا
On September 4, 2019, a trial has been held in El Ayun against ten young people from the occupied territories, ...
While Moroccans flee poverty by sea, the king's luxury yacht says it all
- Ignacio Cembrero
An increase in illegal emigration reflects a painful reality - one that stands in sharp contrast ...
Western Sahara: A long-dormant African conflict draws unusual White House spotlight
- Dion Nissenbaum
John Bolton’s threats to scuttle tiny U.N. peacekeeping mission stirs fears over regional stability
Food sovereignty is Africa's only solution to climate chaos
The convergence of the climate crisis and rising food imports in Africa is a recipe for catastrophe. ...
500 political prisoners in Egypt on sixth week of hunger strike ‘neglected’
- Middle East Monitor de Oriente
Over 500 political prisoners in the Scorpion wing of Egypt’s notorious Tora Prison have reached ...