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#OromoWeek2015 social media campaign

#OromoWeek2015 social media campaign

(OPride) -- Welcome to the 2015 edition of the great Oromo get together in North America. On Saturday, Little Oromia welcomes thousands of Oromo expats from around the world for the 19th Oromo Sports Federation of North America (OSFNA) tournament and more. As in the years past, OPride's team of...

01-08-2015 | Horn of Africa News

Susan Rice: Ethiopia’s election was “absolutely -- 100 percent” democratic

Susan Rice: Ethiopia’s election was “absolutely -- 100 percent” democratic

(OPride) — U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice on Thursday briefed reporters and responded to questions on President Barack Obama’s five-day trip to Ethiopia and Kenya. She talked about the president’s itinerary and priorities during his controversial stopover in Addis Ababa. 

24-07-2015 | Horn of Africa News

Opinion

Oromo women's silent struggle for equality

Oromo women's silent struggle for equality

While reading Seenaa Jimjimo’s new book, “The In-Between,” I was reminded of the inequality and discrimination that diaspora Oromo women face on daily basis, issues which are often muted both in Oromo academic writings or in online conversations on social media and Oromo websites.

16-07-2015 Opride Contributors

Ethiopia’s electoral authoritarianism, free press and accountability

Ethiopia’s electoral authoritarianism, free press and accountability

(OPride) — About a dozen elections have been held in Ethiopia over the last century, most of them during the reign of the incumbent regime.

16-04-2015 Opride Contributors

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