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Kafka’s The Trial in Eritrea

Today, on World Press Freedom Day, the director of PEN Eritrea in Exile shares his experience of life as a journalist in Eritrea, the country ranked worst in the world (180th) for press freedom in a report by Reporters without Borders. Kafka’s The Trial in Eritrea « GO BACK

እታ መንግስቲ ዝተጻብኣ ናይ መንግስቲ ረድዮ

በየነ ሰመረ* መሬት ኣይደሓነን ን19 ለካቲት 2009 ልክዕ ሰዓት ክልተ ድሕሪ ቀትሪ፡ ኵሎም ኣባላት ረድዮ ባና ዓመታዊ ናይ ስራሕ ገምጋም ንምግባር ኣኼባ ከም ዘሎ ካብ ዝንገር ሳልስቲ ኣቝጺሩ ነበረ። እቶም ደጋጊሞም ንስራሕ ዘይኣትዉ ኣባላት’ውን ኣብታ መዓልቲ ከይበዅሩ ከም ዝድውለሎም ተገይሩ። ገለ ኣባላት ነብሶም ግዲ ነጊሩዎም ኣብቲ ኣኼባ ክዳን ደሪቦም’ዮም መጺኦም። ኣካያዲ ኣኼባ ዳይረክተር ጀነራል ክፍሊ

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​The Eritrean “free” press: A classic example of Orwellian Newspeak

Daniel R. Mekonnen Often times, media is described as the fourth pillar of government, the other three being the legislative, the executive and the judicial pillars. Media plays a crucial role in restraining government authority and ensuring the ideals of “checks and balances,” by shaping public opinion and by blowing the whistle when government power

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A Statement from the President

A Statement from the President, Prof. Ghirmai Negash In times of abysmally worsening political and human conditions in Eritrea, it was imperative that concerned advocates of human rights initiated PEN Eritrea. Pen Eritrea is an autonomous, non-partisan organization, and strives to give voice to the plight of all jailed journalists, writers and artists in the

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