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)
- Democrat National Chutzpah? DNC Files a Lawsuit Against Truth - April 22, 2018
- Bomb Them Over There So We Can’t Build Our Communities Here - April 20, 2018
- Hoodwinking US: Southern Strategizing Elephants and Urban Bamboozling Jackasses - April 18, 2018
I used to think that the struggle of good and evil was between black and white and the solution to the vexing issue of injustice could only be found through politics and ideology. After a mean mugging by reality, I have been jarred into realizing this one overriding axiom. Even though the tree of injustice has many branches, at the root the battle is between the powerless and the powerful who lord over them. Actually,…