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We Are All Andargachew Tsege! Ginbot 7 Special Statement and Call for Action

We Are All Andargachew Tsege! Ginbot 7 Special Statement and Call for Action

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The long and bitter struggle has now transitioned to a new chapter designated as "We are all Andargchew Tsege”. This communiqué briefly describes what this new chapter is about and what it constitutes. The tasks outlined here are not to be read and set aside rather a series of concrete…

Detention of bloggers is a violation of international law

Detention of bloggers is a violation of international law

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Forty organisations have called on Ethiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn to free Zone 9 bloggers and revise it's overly broad anti-terror law.…

A Remarkable Story of Fates Intertwined: Ethiopia’s Captain Guta Dinka and South Africa’s Nelson Mandela

A Remarkable Story of Fates Intertwined: Ethiopia’s Captain Guta Dinka and South Africa’s Nelson Mandela

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Captain Dinka will be one of the featured speakers at the fourth annual Ethiopian Heritage Festival opening Friday July 25th 2014 at 06:00PM at Veterans Plaza in the Silver Spring Civic Building in Maryland. The event is open for public.…

Ethiopia Becomes China’s China in Global Search for Cheap Labor

Ethiopia Becomes China’s China in Global Search for Cheap Labor

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One appeal for China: Ethiopia follows a similar tightly controlled, state-heavy economic model. Opposition parties won only one out of 547 parliamentary seats at the last election in 2010.…

Hailemariam Desalegn Humiliated

Hailemariam Desalegn Humiliated

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn faced a stinging humiliation as Azusa Pacific University (APU), whose motto is “God First”, has withdrawn an honor it had already bestowed on him.…

When a little boy grows up to speak the language of Woyane what do you do?

When a little boy grows up to speak the language of Woyane what do you do?

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When I came across an article titled ‘Why do Ethiopia’s terrorists hold British passports?’ I can’t help wonder who would write such rubbish. To my surprise I found the author to be young man by the name Fetsum Berhane,…

Ethiopia in the Twilight Zone (9) of Fear

Ethiopia in the Twilight Zone (9) of Fear

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The gravamen of the terrorism charges is that the bloggers “working with foreign organizations claiming to be human rights activists acted to destabilize the nation” and “received funding to incite the public to violence via social media.”…

Teddy Afro’s “Tikur Sew” – Ethnic Politics and Historical Narrative

Teddy Afro’s “Tikur Sew” – Ethnic Politics and Historical Narrative

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Ethiopian popular singer Teddy Afro's studio album Tikur Sew (Black Man), the title track was a tribute to the late 19th century Emperor Menelik II and the victory of a united Ethiopian front against an aggressive Italian invasion. …

FAA Prohibited Flight Operations in Ethiopian Airspace

FAA Prohibited Flight Operations in Ethiopian Airspace

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Flight operations are prohibited in Ethiopian airspace north of 12 degrees latitude. The FAA also warns that Ethiopian forces may fire upon aircraft crossing into Ethiopian airspace from northeastern Kenya…

Human Rights Watch says Ethiopian government should drop charges against bloggers

Human Rights Watch says Ethiopian government should drop charges against bloggers

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The Ethiopian government should immediately drop politically motivated charges brought against 10 bloggers and journalists on July 17, 2014, under the country’s deeply flawed anti-terrorism law, Human Rights Watch said today.…

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