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An Africa-driven Future, Max Fisher Response

Africa has the largest river in the world, the largest desert in the world, an abundance of natural resources and is the second largest continent. Since mankind’s inception, Africa has rooted itself in the evolution of various countries. In The … Continue reading

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News Post: Nigeria explores farming options as the Oil Boom Fades

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-12-08/nigeria-looks-to-farming-as-oil-boom-fades-and-hunger-sets-in   This Bloomberg piece explores Nigeria’s plan for action after its uninspiring performance as the oil boom fades. Since various countries such as the United States are beginning to find cheaper or domestic extraction points for oil, the economy … Continue reading

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US – Morocco Relations

Morocco and the United States have a historic, formal, and fairly rewarding relationship with each other. The two countries share coasts along the Atlantic Ocean and have utilized their land by trading products and sharing cultures. In 1777 the Unites … Continue reading

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Journal 2: Institutions

The political institution in Morocco can be characterized as a constitutional monarchy. The monarch within the system is restricted by the constitution, which has evolved with time. The constitution of Morocco was established in 1962, but was adjusted to improve … Continue reading

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journal 1 Morocco-Eritrea

Colonialism has distorted the way of life in many tribes, states, and countries. Colonizers and protectorates force communities that have functioned on their own to host violence, go into debt, and make inappropriate cultural changes. After making that colonial stamp … Continue reading

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