O, Sir, You Are Old

O, sir, you are old.
Nature in you stands on the very verge
Of her confine: you should be ruled and led
By some discretion, that discerns your state
Better than you yourself. Therefore, I pray you,
That to our sister you do make return;
Say you have wrong’d her, sir.

A Guessing Game: Ouyahia

Fearsome Lawiza and the Comb-over that won’t quit

Amendments so fast they blur

Oui, nous pouvons? Maybe.

Black-lunged Belkheir, Ambitious Boutef and so on

April 2009 Algeria elections

Benjamin Stora on Bouteflika’s “Hollow Victory”

Boutefistas on the March

AFP on Algeria’s elections: Malou

Algeria election 09, round up 1

Raqs Boutef

The Tamazight issue in 2009

The campaign is his: Obstruction and accusations

A Cakewalk

Some Algeria stuff

On its way: La heya wala heshm

Bouteflika: Victory over the People

Louisa Hanoune between Opposition and Collaboration

Starting from the wrong premise

“The State is an ostrich”

On the death of Ali Tounsi

The Face of the People: As the Regime Describes Itself

Algeria’s Succession: schemes & power plays

Political Regionalism in Algeria: East side-West side?

Addendum on “Regionalism”

Victor and Vanquished in Algerian Presidential Elections

Relationships I

A Cabinet by the Numbers

Algerian cabinet reshuffle, 29 May: I

Algerian cabinet reshuffle, 29 May: II

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