President Barack Obama and Vietnamese General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong
Human Rights and the “Virtue-ization” of Hypocrisy by Barack Obama (Al Mariam)

President Barack Obama and Vietnamese General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong Last week, Barack Obama was in Vietnam preaching the gospel of human rights. He told his tired old story  about...

Sudan and Eritrea crackdown on migrants amid reports of EU incentives (Kristy Siegfried)

By Kristy Siegfried Migration Editor Authorities in Sudan have launched a crackdown on Eritrean migrants – arresting those living in...

From left – Cécile Kyenge, Gianni Pittella, and Norbert Neuser

Addis Standard  On March 30 – April 1, a group of three EU parliamentarians from the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats (S&D),...

NW1 - A villager shoulders an old rifle as he walks along a remote road in the Highlands of the Amhara Region in northwestern Ethiopia. Many of the men in the area carry old weaponry. It's unclear if the guns are status symbols and for show or if they are used for protection from wildlife or bandits. Photo by Mike Rynearson/Quest Imagery.
It is about Time for the Amhara Ethnic Group to Defend itself and Survive! 

May 24, 2016 By Kirk Bekele Amhara Region in northwestern Ethiopia. Editor’s Note: For the last 25 years, TPLF has committed unimaginable...

Get rich or end up in jail; the tale of an Ethiopian intel (Hindessa Abdul)

Convicting an intel After almost three years of proceedings, former head of domestic intelligence...

President Barack Obama listens as Susan Rice, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, speaks during a meeting with U.N. Ambassadors in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Dec. 13, 2010. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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How TPLF conned born suckers of the world and who muddied President Obama’s Africa legacy

Ethiopians continue to wonder; how a small time world recognized terrorist group known as Tigray...

Ethiopia: Making Sense of Dr. Tsegaye Ararssa’s Self-Contradictions (Tedla Woldeyohannes)

The rationale for this piece: Tedla Woldeyohannes Saint Louis University, Philosophy, Graduate...