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Morocco: the King’s Men Return to Power, Islamists Move to the Backseat

Morocco: the King’s Men Return to Power, Islamists Move to the Backseat

The coalition that formed the Moroccan cabinet since the electoral victory of the Islamist PJD party has been facing a crisis when in July 2013 the conservative-monarchist Istiqlal party withdrew…

Political Crisis in Tunisia: When Irresponsible Politics Kill Jobs

Political Crisis in Tunisia: When Irresponsible Politics Kill Jobs

The Tunisian economy has become the victim of the so-called Arab Uprising, which ironically started in Tunisia. Today’s main political feud is a showdown between a stubborn Ennahda party that…

Maghreb’s Small Billionaire Club

Maghreb’s Small Billionaire Club

According to Forbes, Africa had 1,426 billionaires in 2013. These are mostly business people and may not take into clear account the kings, president and generals who obviously are entitled…

The Case for Federalism

The Case for Federalism

The prospect of stability and peace in North Africa, the Sahel and further into the Middle East and Sub-Sahara Africa remains far. Too many interests are competing to reshape the…

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