In face of mass protests over killing of fishmonger the limits of democratization exposed

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Moroccan unions to march to demand oil refinery reopens 2017-10-26 [IndustriALL]

In face of mass protests over killing of fishmonger the limits of democratization exposed 2017-10-18 [Atlantic Council]

Women’s Rights in Morocco: Balancing Domestic and International Law 2017-10-13 [Atlantic Council]

Trial of seven accused of allegedly promoting independent journalism postponed 2017-10-13 [Middle East Eye]

'Mule women' in back-breaking trade from Spain enclave 2017-10-08 [The Local]

8 journalists jailed since start of protest movement over fishmonger death 2017-09-03 [Al-Monitor]

Only job creation can quell on-going social unrest: Moroccan PM 2017-09-01 [Andalou Agency]

Fishmonger's death sparks months long protests 2017-08-28 [Brisbane Times ]

Left-Wing Coalition Calls for National March on August 27 to Demand Release of Rif Detainees 2017-08-16 [Morocco World News]

Surveys Show Challenges of Workers with Disabilities For more info 2017-07-31 [Solidarity Center]

Social unrest boils over in Morocco's al-Hoceima 2017-07-30 [Al Jazeera ]

King pardons more than 1,000 social justice protesters 2017-07-30 [Al Jazeera]

Journalists protest the way Morocco obstructs coverage of Rif protests 2017-07-26 [Ifex]

Police use tear gas to halt Morocco 'million-man march' 2017-07-21 [Al Jazeera]

Police fire tear gas to disperse protests in north 2017-07-21 [Reuters]

Protest March To Go Ahead Despite Ban 2017-07-21 [The Media Line]

Chabat and Supporters Defy Police Order to Evacuate Contested Labor Union’s HQ 2017-07-16 [Morocco World News]

Burgeoning Resistance 2017-07-08 [Jacobin]

Social and Economic Justice Protests grow over police actions in Morocco 2017-07-05 [Al-Monitor]

Sign here! Fish canner DOHA drops charges against union leader - now the company must reinstate 540 dismissed workers! 2017-07-04 [IUF]

Wave of protest triggered by death of worker crushed in garbage truck 2017-06-27 [Global Voices]

Fishmonger Death Protest Leader Alleges Police Beat Him 2017-06-27 [HRW]

Rif Protests: With Leading Activists Detained, Some Demonstrators Turn to Violence 2017-06-19 [Morocco World News]

Ric worker death protests. Police Arrest Two More People in Al Hoceima 2017-06-19 [Morocco World News]

Nation elected deputy board member of ILO 2017-06-19 [Morocco World News]

Fishmonger death: Thousands rally in north Morocco after protest leader arrested 2017-06-13 [Reuters]

The Reasons For The Rif Revolt – Analysis 2017-06-13 [EurAsia Review]

The 10 ‘Heavy’ Charges Against Nasser Zafzafi and Other Rif Activists 2017-06-13 [ Morocco World News]

We were applying the law: Security officers on disruption of extraordinary congress held by the pro-Hamid Chabat wing of the General Union of Moroccan Workers (UGTM). 2017-06-03 [Morocco World News]

Declaration on Media Freedom in the Arab World Signed in Morocco 2017-06-03 [IFJ]

Rosalie, Domestic Worker from DRC, Champions Migrant Worker Rights in Morocco For more info 2017-04-14 [Solidarity Center]

Union urges strike for wage hike, pension revision 2017-04-09 [Xinhua]

Government must consider workers in oil refinery sale 2017-03-29 [IndustriALL]

The Dramatic Story Of The ‘Mule Women’ Of Morocco 2017-03-19 [EurAsis Review]

Retirement not end of line for pioneering woman train driver 2017-01-26 [iTF]

Workers from throughout the country march in Agadir in support of rights for DOHA fish workers 2017-01-15 [IUF]

Morocco’s imperfect solution to a forgotten migrant crisis 2017-01-06 [equal times]

Is the world’s largest solar project a “green megawatt” or a “green grab”? 2016-12-23 [equal times]

Big protests over death of fishmonger demanding justice and dignity 2016-11-20 [Middle East Eye]

Fikri’s Death: Trade Unions Declare Three Days of Strike 2016-11-17 [MWN]

COP22 Marrakesh Blog – Day 1 Monday 7 November 2016 2016-11-08 [IndustriALL]

Protests after fisherman crushed to death in a garbage truck 2016-11-05 [Guardian]

New Law Advances Domestic Workers' Rights 2016-08-03 [Human Rights Watch]

New law advances domestic workers’ rights 2016-08-02 [HRW]

Video: Moroccan Workers in Saudi Arabia Ask King Mohammed VI to Resolve Salary Issue 2016-07-30 [Morocco World News]

Domestic Workers See Gains, yet Struggle for Decent Work For more info 2016-06-16 [Solidarity Center]

General Strike in Morocco to Start Tuesday, May 31 2016-05-30 [Morocco World News]

Doctors in Morocco strike, demand medical supplies 2016-05-29 [MEMO]

Repression and violence at Maghreb Steel in Morocco 2016-05-20 [IndustriALL]

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