Originally from Ethiopia with roots to Atse Tewodros II, 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. Teodrose uses his pen to give a voice to the voiceless and to speak truth to power.
Latest posts by Teodrose Fikre (see all)
- Cost of Defiance: an Open Letter to My Future Detractors - February 21, 2019
- Fool’s Gold: Socialism is Just Capitalism Inverted - February 19, 2019
- Ten Hut: a Special Message to Soldiers, Service Members and All of US - February 17, 2019
Oh where to start? To pinpoint an outrageous story of the day is impossible given the glut of ridiculous political headlines and cultural depravities that have become as American as apple pie. I could go with Nancy Pelosi and how the Democrat base has once again been shafted as they once again watch with dismay as the blue wave reveals its true neoliberal face caked in the foundation of corporatism. Or better yet, I could…