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)
- He Made America Great Again - December 6, 2018
- Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: It Pays Well to be a Sheepdog of the Establishment - December 4, 2018
- Pharaohs and Bush: Pre$tige Buys Great Press - December 2, 2018
We have been conditioned since our formative years to believe that we live in the world’s greatest democracy. Our Republic, it is said, is one that represents the will of the American people and runs by the consent of the public. Yet, as time elapses and we keep witnessing the dysfunction of our government, more and more people are realizing that we are living in a kleptocracy where the influence of the wealthy outweighs the…