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Ethiopia Election

Ethiopian Groundhog Year 2010

Alemayehu G. Mariam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alemayehu G. Mariam

Groundhog Year in Prison Nation In December 2008, I wrote a weekly column entitled "Groundhog Year in Prison Nation" summarizing some of my weekly co...

Aregawi Gebreyohannes, Ethiopian Opposition Candidate, Stabbed To Death

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopian officials say an opposition candidate has been stabbed to death in northern Ethiopia. The candidate's party sa...

Putting Lipstick on a Pig, Ethiopian Style

Alemayehu G. Mariam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alemayehu G. Mariam

You can wrap an old fish (see: dictatorship) in a piece of paper and call it "democracy" but after 20 years it stinks to high heaven.