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 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 been shipped away from the colonized territory. The phosphates were extracted and sold by the occupier, Morocco, for his own benefit. In September, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...