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)
- Russiagate is Birtherism: It is All a Game - March 25, 2019
- Tesfa (Hope) in Heartbreak: Melodies After Tearful Tizita (Memories) - March 24, 2019
- Feel the Burden: an Apology, Somber Reflections and Incremental Wisdom Gained - March 21, 2019
3:20 Highlights : Theme : Motherhood:: This week, we are highlighting two people who submitted their pictures by either posting their pics on social media using #WorthThousandWords or emailing us directly. Both provided a backstory to their submissions which moved us greatly, Betty Beke and I decided to highlight two submissions instead of one. Rebecca’s Picture Rebecca’s story: My story of motherhood is not a traditional one because I’m a birth mother that was fortunate…