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)
- Mainstream WeDia: The State of News Is Our State of Mind - August 17, 2018
- Imperceptible Change: Small Gestures Lead to Revolutions - August 15, 2018
- Revisiting Hillary, DNC and their Russia Meddling Accusations - August 12, 2018
With social media companies engaging in censorship and algorithm based suppression and the establishment attacking independent journalists and anyone who does not toe the corporate line with the libelous term “fake news”, it is getting harder and harder for non-affiliated reporters and independent journalists to sustain our voices and remain a going concern. This is a development that should alarm everyone not just those who endeavor to uphold the principles of journalism; where people in…