Recent American news coverage of North Africa's Arab spring has almost entirely neglected the Berbers, known in their own language as Imazighen. They are the indigenous people of North Africa.

Hannibal and St. Augustine were Berbers. Berbers invented couscous and tagine.

Click here to read IBTimes World reporter Michael Martin's latest news feature on the Berbers' response to Constitutional Reforms in Morocco.

 

Lounes Matoub, Algerian Berber

 



Zohra, Algerian Berber