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Read more... Eskinder Nega’s Letter from Ethiopian Gulag

Jailed journalist and blogger Eskinder Nega wrote a letter condemning the complacency of the U.S. government on press freedom and human rights violations in Ethiopia from his cell in Kaliti, a notorious prison on the outskirts of the capital, Addis Ababa.

Hachalu, Abush, Jambo, and Nugusu coming to America

Read more...(OPride) - Four star Oromo artists – Hachalu Hundesa, Jambo Jote, Abush Zeleke, and Nugusu Tamirat – are scheduled to embark on their first multi-state tour across North America, the sponsors said.

Rally to exert pressure on Ethiopia for Oromo rights abuses

Read more...(OPride) – The Ethiopian regime should immediately stop the mass killing and displacements of Oromos in East Hararghe, West Wollega and Moyale areas of Oromia region, and also free Oromo political prisoners, activists said.

The Story of Nelson Mandela’s Missing Pistol


by Awol K. Allo

(OPride) – On July 18, 2013, South Africans and people across the world celebrated Nelson Mandela’s 95th birthday as he recovers in Pretoria hospital.


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