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Land Grab and the False Promise of Food Security

Land Grab and the False Promise of Food Security

The notion of food security, like GDP, conceals more than it reveals about how the…

US 1st couple hosting EPRDF counterparts

US 1st couple hosting EPRDF counterparts

One wonders what message the picture below would send to the oppressed Ethiopian people. The…

Obama’s Africa record: Hitherto and hereafter

Obama’s Africa record: Hitherto and hereafter

Mr. Obama that millions of Africans looked forward to so he would stand by them…

There Goes the Neighborhood, Thanks to Gentrification

There Goes the Neighborhood, Thanks to Gentrification

With 61% of low-price neighborhoods undergoing gentrification, Boston has become America’s top gentrifying city, according…

Closet Medias forced to come out as the struggle intensify

Closet Medias forced to come out as the struggle intensify

No wonder ESAT is a pain on the ass for closet Medias. If one carefully…

Minority Farmers surrounding Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: ‘The Master Plan’ and Non-observance of Development Ethics

Minority Farmers surrounding Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: ‘The Master Plan’ and Non-observance of Development Ethics

Ethiopia draws two remarkable but contrasting images before global eye. On one side an oldest…

Ethiopia: The Tale of Two Minister D’états

Ethiopia: The Tale of Two Minister D’états

The two personalities have unimaginable differences in age, education, experience, exposure and party affiliation. Dr.…

News
Bloggers charged with treason for using free software

Bloggers charged with treason for using free software

In the recent Zone9 Bloggers case in Ethiopia the authorities have fabricated charges of destabilising…

Ethiopian government to bring criminal charges against six weeklies

Two of the weeklies, Addis Guday and Fact, are among Ethiopia’s leading privately-owned newspapers and…

A Call for Action on Andargachew Tsige

A Call for Action on Andargachew Tsige

On Monday August 11 it will be 50 days since Andargatchew Tsege was illegally kidnapped…

Letter to the British Prime Minister, David Cameron

Letter to the British Prime Minister, David Cameron

We are writing this letter to express our deep dismay at the manner in which…

Ethiopian Heritage Society Held a Successful Fourth Festival

Ethiopian Heritage Society Held a Successful Fourth Festival

The Civic Building in Silver Spring Maryland was full to three-fourth of its capacity when…

Hailemariam Desalegn in Hiding

Hailemariam Desalegn in Hiding

As the state terror intensifies against journalists, bloggers, and opposition leaders in Ethiopia, angry and…

Good Governance is Key to Attract U.S Investments to Africa

Good Governance is Key to Attract U.S Investments to Africa

The key factor that determines the United States investment in Africa is closely tied with…