Originally from Ethiopia with roots to Atse Tewodros II, Lij Teodrose is a former community organizer whose writing was incorporated into Barack Obama's South Carolina primary victory speech in 2008. He pivoted away from politics and decided to stand for collective justice after experiencing the reality of the forgotten masses. His writing defies conventional wisdom and challenges readers to look outside the constraints of labels and ideologies that serve to splinter the people. Lij Teodrose uses his pen to give a voice to the voiceless and to speak truth to power.
Latest posts by Lij Teodrose Fikremariam (see all)
- A Matter of Life or Death: We Cannot Afford to Ignore Mental Illnesses Any Longer - August 17, 2019
- The Mindless Cycle of Violence Continues - August 6, 2019
- Why am I a “Person of Color”? - July 26, 2019
4.25 Update: Considering that Joe Biden just announced his candidacy for President and given the bankrupt mainstream media will not give adequate coverage of Joe Biden’s creepy tendencies let alone his stances on endless wars and transferring money from many to the oligarchy, now is a good time to remind Americans about the true second face of Joe Biden. An uninvited hand that intrudes and shatters homeostasis. A forced entry that forever changes normal and…