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Still Struggling in Ferguson and Flint: Holding Out Hope for Hollywood By Dr. Maulana Karenga

Still Struggling in Ferguson and Flint: Holding Out Hope for Hollywood  By Dr. Maulana Karenga

  With Ferguson and Flint serving as two of our most real, urgent and symbolic sites of oppression and resistance, and so many pressing problems confronting us as a people,Hollywood…

Unrest in Ethiopia: the ultimate warning shot? By RENÉ LEFORT

Unrest in Ethiopia: the ultimate warning shot? By RENÉ LEFORT

RENÉ LEFORT 2 February 2016 The culture of power is one of centralisation. But real federalism couldn’t be beyond reach. Oromya shows that it is becoming an absolute requirement. The…

Ethnic clashes in Ethiopia’s Gambella kill dozens, official says

Ethnic clashes in Ethiopia’s Gambella kill dozens, official says

By William Davison / Bloomberg News Dozens of people have been killed in the western Ethiopia region of Gambella during fighting between Nuer and Anuak groups that involved local security…

Ethnic clashes in Gambella region of Ethiopia between Nuer and Anyuak communities

Ethnic clashes in Gambella region of Ethiopia between Nuer and Anyuak communities

January 29, 2016 (GAMBELLA) – Deadly clashes occurred on Thursday and continued on Friday in the Ethiopian region of Gambella between the two majority communities of Nuer and Anyuak in…

Eritrean men ordered to marry two wives or risk jail

Eritrean men ordered to marry two wives or risk jail

January 26, 2016 Activists have posted a memo allegedly by the Government of Eritrea asking men to marry at least two wives due to acute shortage of men occasioned by…

Why Starvation repeats: A perspective on a less spoken cause

Why Starvation repeats: A perspective on a less spoken cause

By Tadesse Nigatu – We have heard many reasons why starvation repeats in Ethiopia. Two of the widely mentioned causes are: absence or shortage of seasonal rains and poor governance…

A Country of Make-Believe Economics – Aklog Birara (PhD)

A Country of Make-Believe Economics – Aklog Birara (PhD)

“What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance…

Ethiopia on the right path By Yilma Bekele

Ethiopia on the right path By Yilma Bekele

In a matter of weeks the progressive forces have achieved a lot in the pursuit of freedom in Ethiopia. So many individuals, Political Organization, Civic associations, religious leaders worked so…

European Parliament debated on motion for resolution in Ethiopia (video)

European Parliament debated on motion for resolution in Ethiopia (video)

Below is a video over European Parliament Plenary Session Debates on cases of breaches of human rights, democracy and the rule of law in Ethiopia.…

Sudan, Ethiopia to complete border demarcation this year

Sudan, Ethiopia to complete border demarcation this year

January 17, 2016 (KHARTOUM) – The technical committee tasked with redrawing the border between Sudan and Ethiopia said it would complete its work on the ground during this year. A…

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