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Salale Oromo Women Songs of Resistance: Bar-kumee

January 24, 2018

SALALE OROMO WOMEN SONGS OF RESISTANCE: Bar-kumee Feminist Critical ‘Listening’ of a Folkloric Oicotype (OROMIA, ETHIOPIA) by Asafa Tefera Dibaba, USA Abstract Women are the principal informants in the present songs of Bar-kumee (post-millenium songs). [Read More]

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Democratization of Media: The Next Major Oromo Agenda

October 29, 2017

Democratization of Media: The Next Major Oromo Agenda Begna Dugassa, Ph.D Introduction In my previous work, I identified that the media has eight major functions (see Dugassa, 2016[1]). It informs, educates, entertains, molds opinion, advocates, [Read More]

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Opinion: Remembering Irrecha Massacre by Worku Gadissa

September 30, 2017

Remembering Irrecha Massacre  By Worku Gadissa Down, Down, Down Woyanne!!! These were the chant just before the shooting started at Bishoftu’s Irrecha massacre. On October, 2, 2016 the TPLF regime opened fire indiscriminately on crowds [Read More]