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)
- Feel the Burden: an Apology, Somber Reflections and Incremental Wisdom Gained - March 21, 2019
- Gray, Sirota, Sanders and US: Operatives Working for Politicians and Cultivating Sycophants - March 20, 2019
- An Open Letter to the Media-Politico Complex: Leveraging New Zealand and Ghettoizing Humanity - March 18, 2019
Imagine your reaction if twenty years ago I shared with you that the following developments would take place and readily accepted by Americans as normal facets of everyday life: Pervasive intrusion by the Federal government and private corporations alike in our lives and a capacity to sift through our private conversations without search warrants Journalists and whistle blowers being prosecuted and harassed for the crime of doing their jobs Habeas corpus effectively nullified at the…