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“ሰው ምን ዐይነት ነው? ምንን ይመስላል?” ቢባሉ፣ ብልሂቷ መለኩሴ “ኑሮውን!” አሉ!

13 Jul

በከፍያለው ገብረመድኅን The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

ሪፖርተር በረቡዕ ዕትሙ (ሐምሌ 5፣ 2009)፣ የሕወሃት አስተዳደር ለአንድ መቶ ሺሕ ስደተኞች የሥራ ዕድል ሊሰጥ ነው በማለት የዘገበው ዜና ሃገሩን እንደሚወድ ዜጋ — እውነት መሆን እንኳ ባይችል — እንደ ሃገር ምን ያህል ስለ ማዝቀጣችን ተራኪ ከመሆኑ ባሻገር፥ የዕለት ኑሮውን ለማሸነፍ ቀን ከማታ ቀና ደፋ የሚለው መሃይም ተደርጎ በሚወሰደው ሕዝባችን ስሜት ውስጥ የሚኖረው ትርጉም በጣም አሳስቦኛል።
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Is Africa deindustrializing? The Economist praise of Ethiopia’s manufacturing efforts raises eyebrows

11 Nov

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

The debate whether Africa is indeed rising or deindustrializing is not entirely new.
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Ethnic Politics and Individual Rights: An Alternative Vision for Ethiopia

31 Oct

by Messay Kebede* – Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

    “The Constitution is not an instrument for the government to restrain the people, it is an instrument for the people to restrain government.”

    – Patrick Henry

The prevailing assumption, which originates from the ideologues of ethnic politics, is that identity politics is a direct consequence of social inequalities resulting from the political or/and economic marginalization of groups of people defined by linguistic, racial, cultural, or religious particularisms. In response to the discrimination perpetuated by dominant groups, excluded groups politicize their particularisms to fight back and win equal treatments. They thus draw on their particularisms to forge political organizations that give them unity of purpose, articulate their grievances, and design strategies to implement their demands.
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