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The Berbers or Amazighs are an ethnic group indigenous to North Africa. They are distributed .... According to Leo Africanus, Amazigh meant "free man", though this has been disputed, becau...

Amazigh, (Berber) the Indigenous Non-Arab Population of North ...

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The Phoenician colonies in North Africa started out as peaceful, trading presence among the Amazigh original inhabitants of the region. These colonies, though ...

Free People: The Imazighen of North Africa - Intercontinental Cry

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Mar 12, 2013 ... We are called Amazigh, plural Imazighen, a word which means “free people” in the Indigenous Tamazight language. Among outsiders, the ...

Amazigh Activism and the Moroccan State | Middle East Research ...

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In spite of the dahir, Amazigh militants have been detained repeatedly by police and threatened with charges of treason for taking part in street demonstrations ...

Morocco's indigenous Amazigh women unite against Islamists and ...

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Mar 24, 2016 ... Feminist activists — Amazigh means free men or “freeborn” — argue they are “ doubly oppressed” for being female and indigenous, and are ...

Mass Media and Amazigh (Berber) Identity - jan.ucc.nau.edu

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First, this paper describes the Amazigh people of North Africa and threats to their language and culture from schooling and the domination of Arabo-Islamic ...

The Amazigh Movement & Democratic Reform: A Look at Morocco ...

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Jul 28, 2014 ... The Berbers, orImazighen (plural of Amazigh), represent the indigenous population of the North African region, where they have resided for ...

Amazigh Cultural Association in America - Amazigh Cultural ...

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Annie Rose Hanson, a graduate student at George Mason University, is leading a project on the Amazigh culture and plans to create documentary /video series ...

North African Berbers celebrate Amazigh New Year

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Jan 12, 2016 ... Monday marked the first day of year 2966 in the calendar of North Africa's indigenous inhabitants known as the Berbers or the Amazigh.

The Amazigh of Libya revive their previously banned language ...

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Jul 10, 2015 ... A new generation of Amazigh are discovering their revived minority language that managed to survive despite being banned under Gaddafi.

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Berbers (Imazighen) of North Africa: Libya, Algeria & Morocco

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The Berbers or Imazighen of North Africa; Mazigh, Amazigh or Tamazight language; definition of Berber and etymology of Imazighen; Amazigh community: the ...

Berber | people | Britannica.com

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Jan 21, 2016 ... Berber, self-name Amazigh, plural Imazighen, any of the descendants of the pre- Arab inhabitants of North Africa. The Berbers live in scattered ...

Morocco's Amazighs still feel marginalized - Al-Monitor: the Pulse of ...

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May 18, 2015 ... Moroccan Amazigh Berbers march during a protest calling for the release of political prisoners and demanding more rights, in Rabat, Feb.