Journalist for French-speaking (Mediapart, Rue89) and English-speaking (The Christian Science Monitor, Toward Freedom, Al-Monitor) newspapers. Has written extensively on protest movements and human rights.
The Late Freedom of Expression in Morocco
· June 2018
The policy of openness that followed the emergence of the February 20 Movement in 2011 did not last long. Once again freedoms are curtailed, demonstrators thrown into prison, to such an extent that certain activists come to regret the last years of Hassan II’s reign.
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