Morocco: Media vs monarchy

Source: Al Jazeera. Seven journalists were scheduled to go on trial in Morocco in the past week on charges ranging from “threatening state security” to “failing to report foreign financing”. The issues of Western Sahara, terrorism-related investigations and the reputation of King Mohammed VI are seemingly top of the list of “grey area” material that…

Les origines du nouveau Makhzen

Moroccan academic Maati Monjib talks about the rise of the “nouveau Makhzen“, the new Moroccan political, economic and military establishment—the oligarchy that is in control of much of the country.