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Malcolm X. Oxford Union Debate, Dec. 3 1964

Dec. 3, 1964  |     eplume.wordpress.com Full speech : Malcolm X. Oxford Union Debate, Dec. 3 1964 « You are referring to my treatment of the previous speaker? You make my point! That as long as a white man does it, it’s … Lire la suite

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A Message to the Grassroots, Malcolm X, October 10, 1963.

07.02.2013   |     eplume.wordpress.com Malcolm X was one of the twentieth century’s most gifted leaders and orators. He used his speeches critique American racism and to reeducate blacks regarding their identity (Africans in Americans), purpose (free themselves from racial … Lire la suite

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Ahmed Benchemsi – Oslo Freedom Forum 2011

08.06.2011 |  Oslo Freedom Forum |  eplume.wordpress.com Moroccan journalist Ahmed Benchemsi sets out to expose the government of Morocco, which Secretary of State Hilary Clinton has commended for taking steps toward democracy, as a « subtle dictatorship. » He first presents three reasons to … Lire la suite

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The makhzen has always been the ultimate guarantor of the status quo

Showdown Morocco The makhzen refers to an ancient institution in Morocco — the extended power apparatus close to the Moroccan monarchy, made up of a network of power and privilege. It allows the King to act as an absolute monarch and the … Lire la suite

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Morocco: Heading For A Make Or Break Moment

11.05.2011 |  Hisham Almiraat  |  Amiraat Blog Sunday, February 20, 2011 was a rainy and cold day. Not the kind of days you would think one would choose to start a revolution. Yet Moroccan pro-democracy activists chose to make that day the start … Lire la suite

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‘Queen Rania is a corrupt thief’

14.02.2011 | Roey Simioni |    Yediot Aharonot 36 Jordanian tribal leaders break silence with unprecedented letter criticizing King Abdullah’s wife; accuse her of ‘serving own interests, stealing money from treasury’, warn of uprising similar to Egypt. Will Jordanian Queen Rania Al-Abdullah and her … Lire la suite

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