Aug 2nd, 2013
Over the last several weeks, a lot has been said on both sides of the “I am Oromo first” and “I am Ethiopian first” divide. But very little about why people choose those positions. This piece is inspired by Abebe Gelaw’s commentary on Jawar Mohammed’sstatement. In “I am Ethiopian First”, I thought, A...
Jan 27th, 2013
Mekki Elmograbi I read a lot of articles about the history of Ethiopia and era of ancient Sudan and Abyssinia, these two names appear together in many references; some times in Arabic and Eastern references, the names (Sudan and Abyssinia “Habasha”) replace each others. Also, the name Kus...