Abraham T Zere

Abraham T Zere

Abraham T Zere is US based Eritrean writer/journalist who is the executive director of PEN Eritrea in exile. Among others his articles - that mainly deal with Eritrea’s gross human rights abuses and lack of freedom of expression - have appeared on The Guardian, The Independent and Index on Censorship Magazine. 

Press Freedom

Remembering the day the Eritrean press died

Eritrea's transformation into a police state started with a ban on independent media 16 years ago today.

Remembering the day the Eritrean press died

Asylum Seekers

Being stateless in America

"I'm not from here, I'm not from there; I don't belong anywhere."

Being stateless in America

Eritrea

Eritrea: Anecdotes of indefinite anarchy

A pastiche of daily encounters illuminating the disfigured Dadaist reality of present-day Eritrea.

Eritrea: Anecdotes of indefinite anarchy

Eritrea

Remembering the Eritrean dream on Independence Day

Unfortunately, there is not much to celebrate on the 26th anniversary of Eritrea's independence.

Remembering the Eritrean dream on Independence Day