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
Inspired by the latest manufactured DC drama over the rollback of the Dodd-Frank Act, this Ghion Cast goes at the heart of the deception of the Democrat and Republican duopoly. Make sure you read full article below the video. Freedom to vote on a controlled ballot of limited options is not Democracy but a tyranny of false choices. I write given the current state of our nation where too many of us argue over symptoms…