Meles Zenawi

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 17th, 2014
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By Alemayehu G Mariam I must confess that I take a bit of perverse pleasure in getting full vindication for my long held view that the regime in Ethiopia runs a kangaroo court system. For years, I have been saying that there is no rule of law in Ethiopia and that the courts are kangaroo […]...
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Feb 15th, 2014
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Teshome Abebe Many will note that the phrase in the title of this essay represents the famous words of Jose Marti, the Cuban patriot and national hero, an important figure in Latin American literature, a philosopher, poet, political theorist, professor, essayist, and one time leader who fought for Cu...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 10th, 2014
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Behold the rider of the Black Horse (famine) eyeing Ethiopia once again Last week, NBC News aired an investigative report by Martin Geissler on the creeping famine in Ethiopia: [Ethiopia] is the face of the world food crises. In a village in Southern Ethiopia, mothers cue with their malnourished chil...
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Feb 5th, 2014
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The Revolutionary Democracy of TPLF REGIME: When the bullshit hit the fan… what do you do? by Teshome Debalke The ruling TPLF led regime of Ethiopia’s stooges amazingly aren’t running out of bullshit every turn and are increasingly getting nastier–coming up with more bizarre BS. It appears they are t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 3rd, 2014
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WE live in a time that gives new meaning to Shakespeare’s line in Julius Caesar: “The evil that men do lives after them…” Today we come face to face with the evil Meles Zenawi has done when he lived. A piece of Ethiopia is retailed once again to the Sudan. They call it “border demarcation.” [&h...
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Jan 27th, 2014
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Some of TPLF ‘Mafia group’ that remained to bleed the people of Ethiopia by Amanuel Biedemariam On January 15, 2014, ESAT reported that the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Front (EPRDF) conducted organizational evaluation and quoted Bereket Simon, former Ethiopia’s Information Minister and new advis...
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Jan 27th, 2014
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By Merkeb Negash, opinion This is to respond to Tagel Gethahun’s viewpoint headlined, “EPRDF: The Best Answer to the Democratic Question” (Volume 14, Number 715, January 12, 2014). I will try to briefly elucidate the paradoxes and fallacies in Tagel’s assumptions and his premi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 25th, 2014
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By Eleanor Ross, Huffington Post Some disappeared, others were given lengthy prison sentences. One thing all thirty men arrested in 2012 in Ethiopia had in common was that they had criticised the state and the policies of the former Premier, Meles Zenawi. And yet last week Japan’s Prime Ministe...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 9th, 2014
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About 1,400 years ago, Ethiopia had been able to establish a just order far better than the order that the 21st century society has established. Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be upon Him) aptly described the then Abyssinian (Ethiopian) King as, “a King in whose realm no one is wronged.” The degree of fairn...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 7th, 2014
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By Getahune Bekele-South Africa He spent the last 18 years of his life canvassing the authoritarian and corruption-ridden minority junta, always covering events from the government side rather than from neutral or opposing side. Master of lamentable deceit, persuasive false reporting and complete fab...