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

Ethiopia’s poet and playwright of the common people

Tsegaye Gebre-Medhin Ethiopia’s poet and playwright of the common people Yohannes Edemariam and Aida Edemariam The Guardian, Wednesday 3 May 2006 The poet and dramatist Tsegaye Gebre-Medhin, who has died aged 69, was considered Ethiopia’s poet laureate. He was one…