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Police fire live rounds in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region to disperse protests (Reuters)

Police fire live rounds in Ethiopia’s Oromiya region to disperse protests (Reuters)

Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Police in a town in Ethiopia’s restive Oromiya region fired live rounds on Thursday to disperse demonstrators who had blocked roads, witnesses said. The…

“Ethnic clashes” in Ethiopia: setting the record straight By RENÉ LEFORT

“Ethnic clashes” in Ethiopia: setting the record straight By RENÉ LEFORT

First there are the undisputed events. Then there are the media reactions, and these – apart from a few rare exceptions, among them some of Ethiopia’s private media – have…

Fighting T-TPLF Internal Colonialism Through Ethiopiawinet By Prof. Al Mariam

Fighting T-TPLF Internal Colonialism Through Ethiopiawinet By Prof. Al Mariam

“We only have one Ethiopia… The issue of land in Ethiopia is very serious. Very serious. The source of wealth in this country is land. The source of wealth in…

TPLF Threatens U.S. and Wins the Game!

TPLF Threatens U.S. and Wins the Game!

By Yoseph Badwaza, Senior Program Officer, Africa Addis Ababa has halted a human rights resolution in the House by threatening to break off security cooperation with the United States. When…

Is the term ‘Ethiopia’ changed to ‘Cush’ in the new bible? Lij Asfa-Wossen Asserate, PhD. has response from the Bishop

Is the term ‘Ethiopia’ changed to ‘Cush’ in the new bible?  Lij Asfa-Wossen Asserate, PhD. has response from the Bishop

An Oromo pastor claimed that he has changed biblical words in a newly published Bible version. Among the changes, according to opride website,   the term Ethiopia is changed to Cush, in…

I, Proud Ethiopian By Prof. Al Mariam

I, Proud Ethiopian By Prof. Al Mariam

I, PROUD ETHIOPIAN: My Reply to the T-TPLF Birthers Doubting My Ethiopiawinet (Ethiopian-ness) Author’s Note: The irony of ironies is that Barack Obama and I now share one thing in…

Ethiopia: Botched Federalism, Rumbling Political Volcano and the Future By Alem Mamo

Ethiopia: Botched Federalism, Rumbling Political Volcano and the Future By Alem Mamo

Alem Mamo, for Addis Standard Two failed political experiments in forty-three years – what will be the next experiment? Addis Abeba, Oct. 10/2017 – The existence of various ethnic groups…

The Day After, the Firestorm By Prof. Al Mariam

The Day After, the Firestorm By Prof. Al Mariam

Author’s Note: The handwriting is on the wall. It is the same message the courageous young people chanted at the 2016 Irreecha festival before they were cut down by T-TPLF machine…

Ethiopia’s Con Artistry and American Complicity By Aklog Birara (Dr)

Ethiopia’s Con Artistry and American Complicity By Aklog Birara (Dr)

“Politicians in our times feed their clichés to television, where even those who wish to disagree repeat them. Television purports to challenge political language by conveying images, but the succession…

My Letter to President Trump By Prof. Al Mariam

My Letter to President Trump By Prof. Al Mariam

My Letter to President Trump Requesting Targeted Sanctions Against the TPLF Regime in Ethiopia October 2, 2017 Donald Trump President of the United States The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue…