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.
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 President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Egypt’s regular police and National Security officers routinely torture political detainees with techniques ...
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 of the Disappeared, disappeared from Cairo International Airport on Sunday as he was preparing to depart on a flight to Geneva to attend a session of ...
Notes from Morocco
Not far from Rabat’s train station, a small group of protesters hold Moroccan flags and banners as they chant for their lives. They are a family of farmers who have lost their land. These are rebels in the name of the King, to whom they plead ...
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 ...
Is Morocco Headed Toward Insurrection?
- Hisham Aidi هشام عايدي
The northeastern Rif, Berber heartland and site of the 1920s Rif Republic, is on fire—and ...
Spanish State: Unidos Podemos tackles the import of sand from Western Sahara
- Tercera Información
The parlamentarian group Unidos Podimos has called the Spanish government to comply with the verdict ...
Despotism, neoliberalism and climate change: Morocco's catastrophic convergence
- Jawad Moustakbal جواد مستقبل
Claims of Morocco's exceptionalism during the Arab Spring now ring hollow as protests spread ...
Call for messages of solidarity with Hirak political detainees in Morocco- Please share
- #Hirak Casablanca حراك الدار البيضاء
For several months, Morocco has been shaken by a historic social movement: The Movement of the Rif (hirak ...