Voice of America news broadcasts jammed in Ethiopia

CPJ, March 4, 2010—Voice of America (VOA) reported today that its transmissions to Ethiopia are being electronic jammed. … VOA cited “international shortwave radio monitors” and complaints from listeners in Ethiopia since February 22 about static the U.S. government-funded station’s…

Washington Special Actions Group Meeting

(For your file: Minutes of a meeting, White House Situation Room, 24 April 1974)  Secretary Kissinger: It seems to me that we have to ask ourselves whether, over the long term, Ethiopia’s orientation is our problem. Do we try to…

‘Dead Aid’ : A critical reading

25 Feb (pambazuka.org):  Dambisa Moyo’s ‘Dead Aid’ fails in its attempt to provide a radical critique of ‘aid’, because of Moyo’s unwilingess to conduct it within the framework of political economy, says Samir Amin. ‘The politics of aid, the choice…

Authorities recover all bodies from Ethiopia plane crash