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Politicizing Human Tragedy A la “Eritrean Opposition” Style

opposition shamefully playing politics with the deaths of Eritrean migrants
LOSERS. Members of the Eritrean Quislings League (EQL) who have resorted to blackmail, harassment and intimidation of the Eritrean people for the last 15 years now want to prevent Eritreans from celebrating the day that gave them their distinct “Eritrean identity” by shamefully playing politics with the deaths of Eritrean migrants in the Mediterranean. That is callous and stupid!

By Bruh Tesfa,

LAST Saturday May 16th, 2015 as I pull into the parking lot of the venue to join my compatriots in celebrating Eritrean Independence I was astounded with dismay to encounter a handful people on the corner of the street with dim lights holding what appeared to be the old Eritrean flag and chanting something I couldn’t make a sense out of. On the ground not far from where these “protesters” stood lay two burial boxes , presumably to symbolize the migrants who drowned off of Mediterranean Sea in recent months.  Continue reading Politicizing Human Tragedy A la “Eritrean Opposition” Style