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Does Ethiopia Need a Constitution?

The question is NOT if Ethiopia needs a new constitution. The question is, “Does Ethiopia need a constitution?”,  since it currently does not have one. The so-called “1995 Ethiopian Constitution” is a constitution of the T-TPLF, by the T-TPLF, for the T-TPLF. The T-TPLF (Thugtatorship of the Tigrean Peoples’ Liberation Front) is a certified terrorist

The Intellectual Poverty and Moral Bankruptcy of Ethiopia Famine Deniers

                  There is  “no famine in Ethiopia… Ethiopians aren’t starving to death… People aren’t dying… Animals are dying of thirst…” Alex de Waal Last week, in an op-ed piece in the New York Times (International Edition), Alex de Waal from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia declared the end of the

The “Law” as State Terrorism in Apartheid Ethiopia

Author’s Note: This is the third installment [1] in a series of ongoing commentaries that I expect to post regularly under the rubric, “Apartheid in Ethiopia”. The twin aims of the series “Apartheid in Ethiopia” are: 1) to demonstrate beyond a shadow of doubt that the political system created and maintained by the Thugtatorship of the

The Ant That Killed the Grand Old ElephANT (Party) in America

  An old African proverb says, “An ant can kill an elephant.” The ant is said to get into the elephant’s ears and trunk and gnaw and nibble until the pachyderm goes completely crazy and dies from exhaustion. That African proverb has come true in America. The ant that vanquished the Grand Old Republican elephant

የበቀለ ገርባ የፍትህ ሂደት በዘ-ህወሀት የዝንጀሮ (የይስሙላው) ፍርድ ቤት፣

ከፕሮፌሰር አለማየሁ ገብረማርያም     ትርጉም በነጻነት ለሀገሬ በአሜሪካ የሕግ አፈ ታሪክ የስኮፐስ የዝንጀሮ (የይስሙላ) ፍርድ ቤት ነበር ፡፡ እ.ኤ.አ በ1925 ጆን ስኮፐስ ተብሎ የሚጠራ የሁለተኛ ደረጃ ትምህርት ቤት መምህር በቴኔሲ ግዛት ድንጋጌን በመጣስ በአንድ የሕዝብ ትምህርት ቤት ውስጥ ስለሰው ልጆች ዘገምተኛ ለውጥ/human evolution ሲያስተምር ተገኝቶ እንደወንጀለኛ ተቆጥሮ ለፍርድ ቤት ቀርቦ ነበር፡፡ የስኮፐስ የፍርድ ሂደት ጉዳይ ልጆቻቸው በዘመናዊ ትምህርት እንዲታነጹ

Prof. Alemayheu G. Mariam VOA Interview (Amharic) on Political Prisoner Bekele Gerba

Prof. Alemayheu G. Mariam VOA Interview on Ethiopian Political Prisoner Bekele Gerba.   Click on the link below to listen:  

Ethiopia: Bekele Gerba’s Trial in T-TPLF Monkey Kourt

In American legal lore, there is the Scopes Monkey Trial. In 1925, a high school teacher named John Scopes was prosecuted in Tennessee for teaching human evolution in a public school [violating the Butler Act]. Throughout the U.S., the Scopes trial was widely seen as a struggle between the “ignorati” who fought to keep their

መንድሜ፣ እስክንድር (አይበገሬው) ነጋ፡ ብቻህን አይደለህም እናም እንወድሀለን!

ከፕሮፌሰር አለማየሁ ገብረማርያም     ትርጉም በነጻነት ለሀገሬ ወንድማችንን እስክንድር ነጋን እናስታውስ፣ ዘ-ህወሀት (የህዝባዊ ወያኔ ሀርነት ትግራይ ወሮበላ የዘራፊ ቡድን ስብስብ) ታላቁ እስክንድር ነጋ ከሕዝብ ትውስታ እና ህሊና ተፍቆ እና ጠፍቶ ከማየት በላይ የሚወደው ነገር የለም፡፡ ዘ-ህወሀት ዓለም እስክንድር ነጋን እንዲረሳው ይፈልጋል፡፡ የእርሱ ትዝታ እየደበዘዘ ሙሉ በሙሉ እንዲጠፋ ይፈልጋሉ፡፡ እርሱ መታወስ ያለበት ከሆነ ደግሞ የዓለም ሕዝብ እርሱን

የአሜሪካ የሕግ ምክር ቤት አባላት (ሴናተሮች) በኢትዮጵያ ያለው የሰብአዊ መብት ረገጣ መቆም አለበት እያሉ ይጮሃሉ!

ከፕሮፌሰር አለማየሁ ገብረማርያም     ትርጉም በነጻነት ለሀገሬ  ባለፈው ሐምሌ ባራክ ኦባማ ኢትዮጵያን ጎበኘ እና የህዝባዊ ወያኔ ሀርነት ትግራይ ወሮበላ የዘራፊ ቡድን ስብስበ (ዘ–ህወሀት) አገዛዝ “ዴሞክራሲያዊ መንግስት” ነው በማለት አወጀ፡፡ ዘ-ህወሀት ዓይኑን በጨው ታጥቦ ተካሂዶ የነበረውን የይስሙላ የቅርጫ ምርጫ መቶ በመቶ ወይም ደግሞ ሁሉንም 547 የፓርላማ መቀመጫዎች ያሸነፈ መሆኑን አይን ባወጣ ዉሸት ባለፈው ግንቦት ገለጸ፡፡ የኒዮርክ ታይምስ መጽሔት ይህንን ጉዳይ በማስመልከት

My Brother, Eskinder (“Invictus”) Nega: You Are Not Alone and We Love You!

We remember our brother Eskinder Nega There is nothing more the T-TPLF (Thugtatorship of the Tigrean People’s Liberation Front) would like to see than the memory of the great Eskinder Nega erased and obliterated from public memory and consciousness. The T-TPLF wants the world to forget Eskinder Nega. They want his memory to fade away