In an article (1) in Foreign Policy in Focus, Stephen Zunes dissects the United States’ support for Morocco’s annexation of Western Sahara, and the associated pro-Moroccan, anti-Polisario lobbying and propaganda campaign in the US. According to Zunes, “Prominent Democrats have joined the Bush administration in distorting the facts of the conflict,” with the help of The New York Times (among other elements of the US media). Zunes details how the bi-partisan pro-Moroccan camp in the US is currently regurgitating the kind of misinformation about the conflict that Morocco has been spewing out for years. Read it!
Republicans and Democrats “distort the facts” of the Western Sahara conflict