Monthly Archives: July 2012

ESFNA rocks Dallas

The Ethiopian Sports Federation in North America (ESFNA) opened its annual soccer tournament on Sunday, July 1st, in Dallas, Texas, with a big fanfare. I have been to several ESFNA events in the past, and I am sure many people would agree that this year’s is the best organized, and the most exciting event in […]

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The Free Press in Ethiopia’s Kangaroo Kourts

Alemayehu G Mariam The Triumph of Lies Over the past six years, I have written numerous columns defending press freedom in Ethiopia. In a 2009 commentary entitled, “The Art of War on Ethiopia’s Independent Press”, I expressed astonishment over the heavy handed treatment of the free press: “Use a sledgehammer to smash a butterfly! That […]

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Al Amoudi Woyanne festival in DC a total failure (video)

The festival that is organized in Washington DC under the name of AESAONE by Al Amoudi and Woyanne thugs, in collaboration with a bunch of hoodlums, turned into total failure on its opening day this afternoon. After spending over $2 million to promote the event, less than 500 people turned out for the opening ceremony, […]

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Ethiopian transitional council founding conference convenes – photo

The founding conference of Ethiopian National Transitional Council has convened in Dallas, Texas, today, Sunday, July 1, 2012. Delegates from several cities and country from around the world are participating. The convention is being broadcast live via audio and video streaming. You can watch or listen live now here: 1. ENTC Web site (click here) […]

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Protest rally at the Al Amoudi Woyanne festival in DC – Sunday, 5 PM

If you are angry at the Woyanne kangaroo court’s decision against Andualeam Arage and others, here is the chance to do some thing about it. Turn your anger into action. Patriotic Ethiopians in the Washington DC area are organizing a protest rally against the Al Amoudi blood money festival that will start this coming Sunday, […]

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