English Collection [eng]

The Incredible Tree Climbing Goats of Morocco

The Argania tree is not the most aesthetically pleasing plant in the world with a rough thorny bark and gangly crooked branches, but the Moroccan arbor still tends to attract admirers thanks in large part to the hordes of goats that can usually be found perching in them. Grown almost exclusively in Morocco, the Argania […]

African Romance searching for traces of a lost Latin language

Did a Romance language survive in North Africa? What was it like? The story of a late Latin language, people who spoke it and a tour of its possible features. Subscribe for more: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_… Become my patron: https://www.patreon.com/NativLang ~ Briefly ~ Our story starts with a map of modern Romance languages, zooming in one of […]

Deaf-mute Moroccan baker satisfies sweet tooth

(25 Dec 2019) LEAD IN: Running a pastry shop as a deaf and mute baker is no easy task. But 27-year-old Hanane Harrata is keen on following her dreams. STORY-LINE: Hanane Harrata has always dreamt of becoming a baker. Born deaf and mute, she did not let her disability get in the way. She opened […]

About the Berbers – Ep20 The Oil Of The Argan Tree [eng]

Seed Of Life: Moroccans have harvested the precious oil of the argan tree for centuries, bringing prosperity to the rural Berber people. But now the insatiable global demand for the oil is threatening this ‘tree of life’. The argan tree not only sustains the local people of South-West Morocco, it is also key to the […]

About the Berbers – Ep19 The Persecution of Moroccan Berbers [eng]

Berber Exploitation: A look at how the culture of the Berbers has been exploited and suffocated. Journeyman Pictures Youtube Channel (Visited 3 times, 1 visits today)

About the Berbers – Ep18 Tunisia Folk Music

Tunisia is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa. In ancient times Tunisia was primarily inhabited by Berbers. Tunisia’s name is derived from its capital city, Tunis, which is located on its northeast coast. Tunisian music has been influenced by old Andalusian songs injected with Turkish, Persian and Greek influences. Of major note […]

About the Berbers – Ep17 Original people of North Africa

The history of the Berber people groups set to traditional Berber music. Ayoub Youtube Channel (Visited 3 times, 1 visits today)

About the Berbers – Ep16 The Difference Between Arab, Muslim, Berber [eng]

What is an Arab? What is a Muslim? And what is the difference between Arabs and Muslims. It can be confusing for some and most aren’t taught the difference between Arab and Muslim. This video explains the differences between Arabs and Muslims as well as the history of Arabs, Islam, and Muslims. It also discusses […]

About the Berbers – Ep15 Who Are The Berbers Of North Africa – The Amazigh Flag [eng]

In June 2019, an Algeria banned protestors from waving the Amazigh flag. Stating it was an assault on Algeria’s Arab identity. Why? Because the Amazigh are the indigenous people that have occupied North Africa since…well pretty much forever. Fueled by couscous these famous merchant nomads once linked the Mediterranean World with Sub-Saharan Africa. Fought against […]

About the Berbers – Ep14 Lost Kingdoms of Africa Series – The Berber Kingdom of Morocco [eng]

Art historian Gus Casely-Hayford explores the history of the fascinating old kingdoms of Morocco. Sully Man Youtube Channel (Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)

About the Berbers – Ep13 Algerian Wedding [eng]

A rare glimpse at people’s daily lives in western Algeria as we go behind the scenes at three different weddings. Al Jazeera World Youtube Channel (Visited 3 times, 1 visits today)