​Dr. Tsegaye Ararssa: Responsibility, Accommdation, and Compassion: the Imperative of Our Time

​Responsibility, Accommdation, and Compassion: the Imperative of Our Time ======================= By Dr. Tsegaye Ararssa Responsible leadership, accommodative politics, and compassionate governance alone are the way forward as the struggle enters a new, if complicated, phase. Responsibility for one's rights, one's safety, one's acts, and one's destinies; responsibility for our neighbors and for those amidst us; … Continue reading ​Dr. Tsegaye Ararssa: Responsibility, Accommdation, and Compassion: the Imperative of Our Time

Addis Standard: Three people killed, properties damaged in Nekemte, western Ethiopia

Three people killed, properties damaged in Nekemte, western Ethiopia Etenesh Abera Addis Abeba Oct. 30/2017 – In what’s is increasingly becoming a violent turn of events in recent weeks, three more people were killed today in Nekemte, east Wolega zone of the Oromia regional state in western Ethiopia. According to Addisu Arega Kitessa, the Oromia … Continue reading Addis Standard: Three people killed, properties damaged in Nekemte, western Ethiopia

The Washington Post: Ethiopian-born suspect goes on trial for 1970s war crimes

Ethiopian-born suspect goes on trial for 1970s war crimes The Washington Post Presiding Judge Renckens, center, opens the court session in The Hague, Netherlands, Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, in the case against a Dutch national of Ethiopian descent for alleged war crimes committed during the 1970’s regime in Ethiopia. (Peter Dejong/Associated Press) By Mike Corder | AP … Continue reading The Washington Post: Ethiopian-born suspect goes on trial for 1970s war crimes

Ethiopia: ‘Red Terror’ war crimes trial begins at The Hague (BBC News)

Ethiopia: 'Red Terror' war crimes trial begins at The Hague BBC News From the section Africa Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Eshetu Alemu is accused of ordering the execution of 75 people during Ethiopia's "Red Terror" The war crimes trial of an aide to Ethiopia's former communist ruler has begun in the Netherlands. Eshetu … Continue reading Ethiopia: ‘Red Terror’ war crimes trial begins at The Hague (BBC News)

​ኢብሳ ዱጋሳ: ሚሚ እና የኦሮሞ እንባ

​ሚሚ እና የኦሮሞ እንባ ( በኢብሳ ዱጋሳ ከአድአ በርጋ) --------------------------------- የዛሚ 90.7 ኤፍ ኤም ሬዲዮ ባለቤት የሆነችዉ ሚሚ ስብሃቱ የሁል ጊዜ አጀንዳዋ የኦሮሞን ህዝብ እና የኦሮሚያን መንግስት ማጣጣልና መዝለፍ እንደሆነ ሀገር ያወቀዉ ፀሐይ የሞቀዉ እዉነት ነዉ፡፡ይህ አስተሳስብ መነሻዉ ምንድን ነዉ? ሚሚ በኦሮሞ ህዝብ እንባ እንዴት እንዳደገች እና በኦሮሞ እንባ እንዴት እየኖረች እንደሆነ አስቃኛችኋለዉ፡፡ 1. ፊዉዳላዊ … Continue reading ​ኢብሳ ዱጋሳ: ሚሚ እና የኦሮሞ እንባ

“FINISH HIM OFF”: Horrifying audio of Ethiopian security forces killing unarmed protesters in Ambo

“FINISH HIM OFF”: Horrifying audio of Ethiopian security forces killing unarmed protesters in Ambo October 30, 2017 by Zecharias Zelalem Written by Zecharias Zelalem (OPride) ― ON Thursday, Oct. 26, Ethiopian security forces shot and killed at least 11 protesters and wounded 23 others in Ambo town, 120 kilometers west of the capital, Addis Ababa. … Continue reading “FINISH HIM OFF”: Horrifying audio of Ethiopian security forces killing unarmed protesters in Ambo

“Ethnic clashes” in Ethiopia: setting the record straight (René Lefort / OpenDemocracy)

“Ethnic clashes” in Ethiopia: setting the record straight René Lefort 22 October 2017 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 been perplexing. Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn at a ress conference in Addis … Continue reading “Ethnic clashes” in Ethiopia: setting the record straight (René Lefort / OpenDemocracy)

‘‘Eenyutu Waddeessaa eenyutu Jaldeessaa?’’ Weellisaa Hacaaluu Hundeessaa

‘‘Eenyutu Waddeessaa eenyutu Jaldeessaa?’’ Weellisaa Hacaaluu Hundeessaa BBC Afaan Oromoo Goodayyaa suuraa Sirbi qeenxee 'Jirra' jedhu Hacaaluun haaraa gadhiise jaalatamee jira Sirbi qeenxee mata duree 'Jirra' jedhuun weellisaa Haacaaluu Hundeessaan tibbana gadi dhiise gamanumaan jaalatamumma guddaa horateera. Haacaaluun walleewwan Afaan Oromoo ciigoon masakaman, qor-qalbii fi yaada ummataa calaqqisiisan aartiin miidhagsee gurra uummataan gahuun beekkamtii guddaa … Continue reading ‘‘Eenyutu Waddeessaa eenyutu Jaldeessaa?’’ Weellisaa Hacaaluu Hundeessaa