Remark: One who does not learn from history is doomed to repeat history. Independent transitional passage is the only effective way of unifying different ideas towards democracy; the rest is dictatorship. There is no mind more DEMOCRATIC than the INDEPENDENT and no excuse for THE
By Dan Connell, August 14, 2015.
Two young women reflect on their decision to flee Eritrea, a small state that produces one of the highest rates of asylum seekers in the world.
Neema and Afrah, both Muslims from Eritrea’s Blin minority, fled Eritrea a year apart. Today
At least 40 migrants died after apparently getting trapped and suffocating in the water-logged hold of a fishing boat in the Mediterranean, the Italian navy said on Saturday.
The victims are thought to have suffocated after inhaling fumes from fuel after the boat took on water
REMARK: We have the right to express subjective or group opinion on any subject matter but no one has the right to dictate national issues except the CONSTITUTION. I have no major problem with OUR VOICE’s view of identity and history as long as they
By Fesseha Nair
The Democratic transition from dictatorship to Democracy in the 80th, 90th and the recent of
the Arab spring where some were successful, and some were failures and resulted in civil
wars and destabilisation. The South African model of dialogue was a good example
illustrating how an
An Inclusive Definition of “Who is an Eritrean?”
Global Eritrean Democratic Grassroots Movement (GEDGM)
“OUR DESTINY IN OUR HANDS!”
One of the requirements of conducting a successful grassroots election with
the purpose of swiftly forming a people’s Baito and a Global Eritrean
Leadership Council for regime change is inevitably
Why are so many youngsters leaving the tiny country of Eritrea by putting their lives in absolute danger? The risk of perishing during the epic flights for freedom is high; and yet, tens of thousands of young Eritreans embark on this dangerous journey every year. They
FDP wants to close Eritrean Consulate Eritreans were abusive to with Swiss money , the FDP . Moreover, they should cooperate with the regime . The party wants to close its consulate in Geneva Now also demands the FDP a tougher approach towards asylum seekers
Photo:A migrant child eats emergency ration food on the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) ship MV Phoenix after being rescued from an overloaded wooden boat 10.5 miles (16 km) off the coast of Libya August 6, 2015.
Hopes faded of finding more survivors on Thursday from
My opinion on OUR VOICE’s latest article on the Urgency of Re-organizing and Strengthening Eritrean Democratic Grassroots Movements for Primary Elections by assenna, August 6, 2015
Remark: The final moment for the dictatorship and its evil doctrines to crumble has arrived for all of us to
Urgency of Re-organizing and Strengthening Eritrean
Democratic Grassroots Movements for Primary Elections
Our Voice – Eritrea
The Role of Our Voice – Eritrea
The Role of Opposition Political Parties and Civic Organizations in the Elections
Criteria for Candidacy and Any Participation in the Elections
The survivors of conscription in Eritrea have reported brutal scenes of torture, rape, and summary execution. They're made to work backbreaking jobs under the guise of “national service” for international corporations like Nevsun, which opted into this system when it opened its Bisha mine.
In my article, “On the latest EGS Symposium for Human Right, Justice and Democracy (Final)” where about 10 professors participated to discuss on the general theme of: Exploring Possible Scenarios for Eritrean Transition to Democracy (March 8, 2014 in Virginia) I testified in writing that
I appreciate ASSENNA for its achievements and actualizing this bliss and God bless its management.
In my last article I wrote the importance of OUR VOICE’s self-exposure to the efficiency, reliability and accountability of its objective because I as a person want to only deal with
Barack Obama’s speech is straight forward and a simply commonly 101 course for African leaders. African is a continent with bunch of dictators and authoritarian parties and this culture has been a norm for decades and is also popping up in new forms in this
The Need for Unity to End the Eritrean Nightmare
An Appeal to ALL Eritreans in the Diaspora
Araya Debessay, Professor, University of Delaware, USA
A group who identified themselves as “Our Voice – Eritrea” has recently written two articles. The first was titled, “A Swift, Effective and
The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1:47 P.M. EAT
PRIME MINISTER HAILEMARIAM: Members of the press, ladies and gentlemen, I would like to once again welcome His Excellency, the President of the United States of America, to Ethiopia. We are honored to receive
This is in response to the latest article by a group called OUR VOICE recently posted at Assenna. It is clear that it first appeared in May and followed it up in July. I appreciate the group very much for continuing their effort compared to
President Barack Obama is in Ethiopia on the second leg of his African tour - the first serving US leader to visit the country.
He is due to hold talks with government officials and discuss the civil war in South Sudan with regional leaders.
President Obama will