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Human Rights and Hypocrisy

Amnesty International and its hypocrisy
Amnesty International and its hypocrisy

By Berhane Woldu,

It amazes me when white people and Westerners non-minorities talk about the rights of people who live in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

For purpose of space I will only talk about Eritrea, a nation of five million people, a country where nine ethno-linguistic groups and two of the oldest and powerful monumental religions have being living side by side in harmony.

Very recently there have been reports about this proud nation that it has imprisoned about 10,000 of its citizens for political opposition and that the Canadian Government has literally kicked out Eritrea’s foreign mission staff out of the country due to its diplomat was collecting 2% tax from Canadian Eritreans.  Continue reading Human Rights and Hypocrisy