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Morocco Protests

Je suis Nabil

Youssef Ziraoui | Posted 06.08.2016 | Arts
Youssef Ziraoui

This uncensored plunge into the world of prostitution in Marrakech is realistic for some and shocking for others. The film, several scenes of which have already been leaked online, will undoubtedly leave its mark on the history of Moroccan cinema.

Report: Moroccan Father Sets Self On Fire To Protest Government

Agence France Presse | | Posted 08.25.2013 | World

A Moroccan father of five died after setting himself on fire in the central Meknes region in protest at having his application for a residency permit ...

PHOTOS: 2011's Most Dramatic Uprisings

Posted 12.21.2011 | World

The day a young fruit-seller, tired of corruption and sick of constant humiliation, set himself ablaze in Tunisia, he also sparked a wave of protests ...

Weighing Morocco's New Constitution

Middle East Research And Information Project | Posted 09.05.2011 | World

2011 has been a year of unprecedented political tumult in Morocco. As neighboring North African regimes collapsed under the weight of popular pressure...

Morocco -- An Arab Spring Success

Joel D. Hirst | Posted 08.27.2011 | World
Joel D. Hirst

Faced with the unrelenting power of political change, the Kingdom of Morocco has again emerged as the leader of the Arab world. As their neighbors resist change, Morocco's King Mohammad VI proposed the writing of a new constitution.

The Future of Arab Democracy?

Avi Spiegel | Posted 08.23.2011 | World
Avi Spiegel

The protesters on the streets of Morocco have not been asking for administrative change. Instead, they have been calling for a brand new political system, one where the elected government did something revolutionary: It governed.

A Sign of Promise

Bob Walsh | Posted 08.14.2011 | World
Bob Walsh

Governments have proven over and over they cannot alone bring people together, even within their own countries. Progress can be made when people across a variety of sectors from throughout the world begin to work together.

North Africa Protests Spread To Morocco

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(SCROLL DOWN FOR LIVE UPDATES) RABAT, Morocco (AP) -- Thousands of people marched in cities across Morocco on Sunday, demanding a new constitution ...

Moving Video Explains Why Protesters Plan To Take To The Streets

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Inspired by uprisings in nearby Tunisia and Egypt, Morrocans have planned their own protests for February 20, Reuters reports. According to the CIA Wo...