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)
- Struggling Differently; Broken Equally - November 18, 2018
- Nancy Pelosi and the Audacity of Identity Driven Hustles - November 15, 2018
- They Are Playing All of U.S. - November 13, 2018
It’s been more than a decade—ten years and counting—since professional gamblers on Wall Street nearly euthanized the global economy and took the life savings of millions of Americans in the process. Since that time, not one banking CEO or hedge fund executive faced the threat of prosecution let alone a prison sentence. Instead, the same crooks who bled our economy and fleeced countless many ended up getting golden parachutes as their malicious behaviors were rewarded…