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Being Critical toward the Public is Neither a Cultural Taboo nor a Political Insanity

Being Critical toward the Public is Neither a Cultural Taboo nor a Political Insanity

I do not think it is necessary to discuss in length or detail about opposition…

When African despots get away speaking the language of development what can the people do?

When African despots get away speaking the language of development what can the people do?

If there is the one and only thing the late Ethiopian despot Melse Zenawi (let…

Repression as a Renaissance: TPLF/EPRDF Hollow Propaganda

Repression as a Renaissance: TPLF/EPRDF Hollow Propaganda

Let alone the free flow of ideas, any political discussion in Ethiopia is fully monitored…

Why Europeans should care about Ethiopia’s repression of journalists

Why Europeans should care about Ethiopia’s repression of journalists

Although the award ultimately went to the Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai, the nomination of…

“Nineteen Eighty-Four” in 2014 Ethiopiana

“Nineteen Eighty-Four” in 2014 Ethiopiana

The secrecy-obsessed regime in Ethiopia has a huge creepy dragnet of secret electronic surveillance programs…

Forward with the victory of Bahr Dar Demo

Forward with the victory of Bahr Dar Demo

It was with great Ethiopian pride and exceeding joy in my heart that I watched…

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Ethiopian Government Must Stop Resettling Refugees throughout the Gambella Region

The EPRDF/TPLF government should stop holding the indigenous Nilotes as human hostage by using the…

The Day We Express Our Support for the Ethiopian Muslims’ Movement & Its Leaders

The Day We Express Our Support for the Ethiopian Muslims’ Movement & Its Leaders

We, as members of the Ethiopian Diaspora, should come out and stand up in solidarity…

Electricity to the people not money for corrupt rulers

Electricity to the people not money for corrupt rulers

7 billion US dollar goal is to produce 10,000 megawatt in the next five years…

Chinese- and European-made spyware is enabling Ethiopia to silence dissent

Chinese- and European-made spyware is enabling Ethiopia to silence dissent

Ethiopian expats, including those living in the United States, have become targets of Addis Ababa's…

Independent Magazine in Ethiopia Shut Down

Independent Magazine in Ethiopia Shut Down

One of the few independent Ethiopian magazines, Ebony, has been shut down after 6…

Kenyan activist detained in Addis Ababa

Kenyan activist detained in Addis Ababa

Kenyan activist Patrick Mutahi, a research fellow at Centre for Human Rights and Policy Studies…