Ahead of Algeria’s important referendum on its new constitution, Morocco World News investigates the promises and merits of the new document that promises a “new Algeria.” In a three-part series, MWN’s Issam Toutate, Perri Huggins and Jasper Hamann explore the implications of the controversial draft document.

Algeria's Choice Part 1: Protests and Press in New Constitution
The constitution allows Algeria’s government to restrict citizens’ fundamental rights, in its own words, in order to maintain “public order and security, and preserving national values.”