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ከመላጣዬ ፀጉር ይነቀል (3/6/2018)- ====By: Befeqadu Moroda ======== የአስቸኳይ ጊዜ ግድያ አዋጅን ‹‹ፓርላማ›› በተባለዉ የእንስሳት ዕድር ዉስጥ ያሉት ‹‹ የአማራና የደቡብ ሕዝብን እንወክላለን›› የሚሉቱ ደግፈዉታል፡፡ ወይም አልተቃወሙትም፡፡ እንዲያ ማድረጋቸዉ በአዋጁ አስፈላጊነት አምነዉ ወይም ከአዋጁ የሚያገኙት የተለየ ጥቅም አማልሏቸዉ ላይሆን ይችላል፡፡ግን በትግርኛ ተናጋሪዎቹ ‹‹እምቧ››ባዮች ለየብቻ… Read More
Naqamte Koo! (3/6/2018)- By: Leta Kene'i Aga Naqamtee koo biyya mootii Dhiigni kee kun dhiiga kooti Eelaa keetiif na dhukkuba Na waxala - na gugguba! - Yakkaa malee madaa'uun kee Gad cabdee gadda taa'uun kee Darbuuf jira seenaa ta'ee Ni argita aduun ba'ee!… Read More
Baqqalaa Garbaa – Baga Hiikamte (2/13/2018)- This poem was posted by Leta Kenei Aga cheering the release from Prison of OFC leader Mr. Bekele Garbaa. Yaa Baqqee yaa Baqqalaa Jabaa leenca daggalaa Hidhamtee dhugaa dhabdee Balleessaa malee cabde! Kosii hin haane harki kee Maalidharee yakki kee?… Read More
Hundeen Keenya Tokko (11/4/2017)- This poem was posted on Facebook on November 16 2016. The author talks about the need of unity. You may follow the author here. Ilmi abbaa tokkoo Maaliif waliin oodaa? Sanyiidhaan wal hiree Maaf wal dhowwa qooda? . Karuma qubni seene silaa… Read More
Balcha Saafo and the fall of a great warrior to the trickery of Haile Selassie (11/4/2017)- “Do not underestimate the power of Tafari. He creeps like a mouse but he has jaws of a lion.” Balcha Safo of Sidamo’s last words before entering the monastery. Note: this article was originally posted here on Facebook. In the… Read More
አዳዲስ ክስተቶች  (11/1/2017)- Note: This observation analyzes the current political affairs in Ethiopia and the stare down between OPDO, TPLF and the military.  It was posted on Dr Dereje Gerafa Tullu's FB Page on 29 October 2017. The post is slightly edited (mostly… Read More
ይድረስ ለአምባገነን ነፍስ ገዳዮች!! (10/28/2017)- ሞቲ ቢያ (Gemechu Melka) ወገን በመደበኛ ጦር በአደባባይ ይገደላል። ሕዝብ ያላቅሳል። ድንበር ይጣሳል። የሚገድል ድርጅት ይወደሳል። ቃላት መግለፅ የማይችለው እብሪት ከገደቡ አልፎአል። ግፍ ገደቡን ጥሶአል። ከባዶ እግር ነፃ ባወጣችሁና ባለቢሊዮኔሮች ባደረጋችሁ ሀዝብ ላይ መዝመቱን መርጣችሁአል። እንዲህም ሆኖ እባካችሁ አንድን እውነት እወቁ።… Read More
‘THE BOY WITH A STONE’ (10/28/2017)- Note: This is first posted on Tsegaye Ararsa's FB page. People have been wondering about who this boy is and what his story is. 'The Boy with a Stone' is C.B. (name abbreviated for the sake of his safety--if at… Read More
What is a republic? The case of Oromia. (10/8/2017)- Note - This article was from Dagne Sia's facebook post. Oromia was a republic while Ethiopia was never a republic! A republic is a government where the country's political power comes from the citizens, not the rulers, and is put… Read More
How Mortgages Work in the US – a short guide (9/20/2017)- The mortgage industry works a little differently in the US than it does in many other parts of the world. Mortgage loans are treated as commercial paper, which means that lenders can convey and assign them freely. That results in… Read More