Mourning the Moroccan Left

582421_10151502557915798_443394292_n

While in Rabat recently, we passed the Socialist Union of Popular Forces (USFP) headquarters in Rabat and it’s always a sad moment. A token of the monarchy’s grip on power and its ability to co-opt what could have been. Alas, Cold War politics kinda ruined things for the Moroccan left…like it did in many other places.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s