Latest Stories Tagged: Morocco

Global Politics

The rules of Ramadan

Ramadan began last week. Muslims are required to fast from sunrise to sunset during the Islamic holy month. A few young activists in the north African country of Morocco say they should be free not to fast. From Rabat, Ursula Lindsey has their story.

Arts, Culture & Media

World Sacred Music Festival

The appeal of American gospel in Fes, Morocco is the subject of our Global Hit today. Reporter Betto Arcos recently attended the World Sacred Music Festival in Fes. Attendees were there to hear gospel songs from The Blind Boys of Alabama.

Global Politics

Moroccan music

For our Global Hit today, we took an unscientific survey of what people in the city of Marrakech are listening to. The World's Adeline Sire went to Morocco and took a sampling.