March 20, 2014
Dear Ato Girma Kassa,
Sorry, it took me long to be able to answer you. I hope that we are slowly coming to the point where we can identify our differences and agreements. I like the discussion. I wish that all recipients of our Ccs. comment. What are the media to whom we make Cc. of our e-mails doing with them?
1. Concerning my joining UDJ and Withdrawal
The views I have now are the views I had before I joined UDJ. If article 3.1.5 of the program of UDJ did not exist, I would not have joined UDJ. This was clear to the UDJ people who pleaded with me to join UDJ. Did the leaders and members of UDJ believe in article 3.1.5 of their program full heartedly then and reconsidered and changed their mind now? This is their right. But if they then did not believe in it and superficially accepted it then to woo me and Ato Seeye to join UDJ then, this is tantamount to treachery. unless they give an explanation on this matter. Why shouldn’t I have joined the UDJ if my stand was then clear, if the leaders and the members agreed, and adopted article 3.1.5 in their program. Continue Reading
March 10, 2014
A review of the difficult conditions of life in Ethiopia leading to the large exodus of its people to other parts of the world and their hope for Ethiopia’s transformation.
March 05, 2014 | OPride
በቀለ ጅራታ ከስዊድን*
“ኢትዮዽያ፣ የቀበሌዎቿና የህዝቦቿ ጠቅላላ ድምር ናት። ግዛቷ ካልተከፋፈለ፣ ህዝቦቿ ካልተገነጣጠሉ በቀር ይህ ትርጉም ሊዛባ ኣይችልም። ዛሬ፣ ኢትዮዽያ የሚለው ቃል ገዥውን ብቻ የሚመለከት ሆኗል። ኢትዮዽያዊ ባህል ሲባል፣ የሚነገረው የዚሁ ወገን ባህል ነው። ሃይማኖት ሲነሳ፣ የሚነገረው ኢትዮዽያ የኣንድ ሃይማኖት ተከታዮች ኣገር ሆና ነው። ስለቋንቋ ሲወሳ፣ ኢትዮዽያ ልዩ ልዩ ቋንቋዎች የሚነገሩባት ኣገር መሆኗ ፈጽሞ ተክዶ ነው። የዛሬዪቱ ኢትዮዽያ ህልውና የህዝቦቻችን ባህሎችና ቋንቋዎች ተደምስሰዉ፣ የገዥዉን ወገን ባህል፣ ሃይማኖትና ቋንቋ እንድንወርስ ይፈለግብናልን? ያንድ ህዝብ ውበትና ጌጡ፣ በነዚህ ነገሮች ኣንድነት ማግኘቱ ኣይደለም። ጌጡና ውበቱ እንደምንነቱ ተከባብሮና ተቻችሎ፣ በማይፈርስ ጽኑ ኣንድነት በነጻነት ተሳስሮ መኖሩ ነው።” Continue Reading