Category Archives: Odaa Post

Here you can read selected articles by scholars

ODP’s fear of losing a free and fair election to the OLF is displacing and killing Oromo, a reminder of 1991/92

ODP’s fear of losing a free and fair election to the OLF is displacing and killing Oromo, a reminder of 1991/92 By Aba Orma, PhD, December 30, 2018 OLF is the spirits of the martyred and the living Oromo In… Read More »

MIDROC’S CRIMES: continued denials of health, social and environmental disasters in the making

MIDROC’S CRIMES: continued denials of health, social and environmental disasters in the making By Ibsa Abdi, Dec 19, 2018 MIDROC claims that the chemical discharged from its mining site does not have an adverse health impact on infants, mothers and… Read More »

A Bridge Across Two Struggles: The African American and Oromo Movements

A Bridge Across Two Struggles: The African American and Oromo Movements A Commentary By Camlin Nicholls, The University of Tennessee at Knoxville, December 16, 2018 Learning in depth about the African American struggle from the very beginning to the present… Read More »

Suuraa fi Wareegamtoota Aanaa Jalduu (Giddu Galeessa Oromiyaa)

Suuraa fi Wareegamtoota Aanaa Jalduu (Giddu Galeessa Oromiyaa) Original: Read full printed material in PDF SEENSA Aanaan Jalduu gidduu galeessa Oromiyaa Lixa Shaggaritti kan argamtu yoo taatu; Handhuura biyyaa irraa 115 Km fagaattee kan argamtu dha. Bahaan Aanaa Meettaa Roobii,Lixaan Aanaa… Read More »

Barara is not Addis Ababa

Barara is not Addis Ababa By Guluma Gemeda (PhD), University of Michigan-Flint, November 22, 2018 Recently, unpublished, 49-page document entitled: ‘Addis Ababa is Barara, and Barara is Addis Ababa’ has circulated on the internet. The name of the author(s) is not… Read More »

Perils of Negotiating With Ethiopian Rulers

Perils of Negotiating With Ethiopian Rulers By Worku Gadissa  “Woraabeechi si gatuu mannaa woraabeecha nyaatee lulluqachu woyaa” [It is better to eat hyena and be sanctified rather than be eaten by hyena” singer,  Ittika Teferi This article was originally posted… Read More »

Haasaa Hayyuu Duree ABO, Jaal Dawud Ibasa, Fulbaana 15, 2018 Finfinnee

Haasaa Hayyuu Duree ABO, Jaal Dawud Ibasa, Fulbaana 15, 2018 Finfinnee Kabajamoo Bulchinsaa Magalaa Finfinnee Engineer Taakkalee Uumaa Kabajamtoota Qondaalota Mootummaa Federaala Ityophiyaa, Kabajamtoota bakka bu‘ootii Bulchiinsaa nannoolee, Kabajamtoota bakka bu‘ootii dhaabolee Siyaasaa, Waldayaa Hojjeetootaa fi Ogummaa,” Kabaajamtoota Miseensota, Deggartootaa… Read More »

An attack on Oromo Liberation Army (OLA) is an attack on the Oromo people

An attack on Oromo Liberation Army (OLA) is an attack on the Oromo people. Abbaa Ormaa, PhD, August 28, 2018 Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me. The Oromo people are no more the sacrificial… Read More »

Article 39: Oromo Nationalism, Abyssinian Exceptionalism and Expectations Raised by Dr. Abiy Ahmed’s Premiership (Part II continued)

Article 39: Oromo Nationalism, Abyssinian Exceptionalism and Expectations Raised by Dr. Abiy Ahmed’s Premiership (Part II Continued, Revised) By Mekuria Bulcha, PhD, Professor, July 24, 2018 Inclusion that excludes – a myth used to distort history As I have noted… Read More »

HE DIED BUT HIS PROPHECY STILL RESONATES

HE DIED BUT HIS PROPHECY STILL RESONATES Lt. Mamo Mezemer, the Unsung Hero By Worku Gadissa, July 25, 2018 Today I want to present a short article about one of the key founders and leaders of Mecha Tulama Association, Lt.… Read More »