Thought for TodayIt’s not that we need to form new organizations. It’s simply that we have to awaken to new ways of thinking. I believe it makes no sense to spend a lot of time attacking the current realities. It is time to create the new models that have in them the complexity that makes the older systems obsolete. And to the extent that we can do that, and do that quickly, I think we can provide what will be necessary for a major breakthrough for the future. By Dr. Don Beck
Isayas Afeworki analysis of hardship! He calls it "Kintot"
In Eritrea one can not trade with cereal, only the state can! This is what Eritrea has become
EPRDF Supporters Forum Interview with Ambassador Taye Atske Selassie.   Ambassador Taye Atske Selassie, the Consul-General in Los Angeles who was former member of the Constitution Commission of the Transitional Government of Ethiopia detailed the process of drafting the constitution, articles that were controversial and the depth of public participation in the process. The Ambassador commented also on the pardon process in regard to Miss Birtukan case. The interview was done at Ye Ethiopia Hedase Discussion Forum voice room (pal talk)
part 1     part 2
Exemplary work! Viva Ethio Tigray on line voice discussion forum was able to raise funds to provide books and other necessary materials for 4 libraries in Tigray and to feed the homeless kids on Ethiopian Orthodox Christmas (Lidet) day.
for more listen to VOA report
Thank you Viva Ethio Tigray members!
In today's Deuche welle report, (02-01-2009), the shaebya government is accused of by Israel being a corridor in smuggling heavy amunition that the Palestinians are launching at Israel. You can hear it in here
Shaebya has also released a press condemning Israel for the recent conflict in Gaza.
(reader forwarded )
Addis Furtune Editorial
Demystifying Democratic Developmental State
Ethiopia Leaves Somalia With Many Questions Unanswered
(VOA):-Did Ethiopia accomplish anything significant during its occupation? Shinn says, “At the very beginning, it probably prevented or at least reduced some pretty horrible killings and a situation of chaos in Mogadishu...
See Also:  Mission Accomplished: Ethiopian National Defence Forces Start To Pull Out Of Somalia.
(MoFA) Jan 04 2009:-It is to be recalled that the Ethiopian National Defense Forces (ENDF) moved into Somalia two years ago to foil the clear and present danger created by extremist forces in Somalia that had repeatedly declared Jihad against Ethiopia. The major mission of the ENDF which was to remove the threat posed to our country was completed immediately and in no time
Report By H.E. Ato Meles ZenawiPrime Minister Of The Federal Democratic Republic Of Ethiopia At The Sixth Summit Of The Sana'a Forum For Cooperation
A week in the Horn
_The sixth summit of Sana’a Forum in Khartoum
Zemen Bank management and the board of directors are happy to announce the opening of the Bank at Casainchis...
Comment Building the Nation's economy one Bank at a time! We wonder what reason(s) our Diaspora economist the likes of Dr. Said Hassan will give to all the profitable banks in Ethiopia today!
The unbearable lightness of our dictatorship
We Should Not Let Birtukan Attenuate the Legal Fabrics of Ethiopia A Critical Account to Getachew’s Article on Birtukan Mediksa
The problem with Ben
Diehard to bitter end
A Call for the Release of Birtukan Mediksa
The international community could have avoided the piracy problem if collaborated with Ethiopia:
By Mekonnen Teshome (WIC)