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)
- Smile Kid, Everything is Going to be OK - October 5, 2018
- TribalUSm: Colonization Unleashed with Ruthless Efficiency in America - August 22, 2018
- Mainstream WeDia: The State of News Is Our State of Mind - August 17, 2018
I am sure this is not going to be a shocker for too many people, but I’ll lead off by stating the obvious. Journalism is dead. Let me qualify this statement a bit, what I’m referring to is the profession of journalism in mainstream media which is really a profession of sensationalism. There are many accomplices who took part in the bludgeoning of what is popularly referred to as the “fourth estate”, but chief among…