Don’t Make the State of Emergency Normal By Kebour Ghenna

Don’t Make the State of Emergency Normal By Kebour Ghenna

By Kebour Ghenna March 11,2017 “Rights aren’t rights if someone can take them away. They’re privileges. That’s all we’ve ever had in this country, is a bill of temporary privileges. And if you read the news even badly, you know that every year the list gets shorter and shorter. Sooner or later, the people in […]

How do we deal with sociopathic tendencies in our society? By Yenegesew

How do we deal with sociopathic tendencies in our society? By Yenegesew

Ethiopia Opinion Sociopathic tendencies in the society March 11,2017 By Yenegesew We Ethiopians ,both in and outside of Ethiopia, have been advocating for a change of government there for some time. Well, obviously, we are frustrated not only with the government and its foreign backers but also (equally) with each other for an array of […]

Is Forbes article on corruption in Ethiopia annoying?

Is Forbes article on corruption in Ethiopia annoying?

March 6,2017 by Dimetros Birku Forbes Article on Corruption Annoying? Opinion piece on corruption, entitled “Ethiopia’s Cruel Con Game” , that appeared on Forbes got me into what turned out to be acrimonious conversation on twitter. What caused reaction was my remark that the opinion was an informed one. The objection from a tweep, who […]

Tribute to the late Dr. Gebru Mersha (By Worku Lakew)

Tribute to the late Dr. Gebru Mersha  (By Worku Lakew)

Tribute to Gebru Mersha, by Worku Lakew borkena,Ethiopian News February 23,2017 I have known Gebru Mersha for over 45 years and he has been a good friend to me over the years. we have lost a great friend and comrade and the country has lost one of its best sons. My memory of Gebru Mersha […]