የእስልምና ፅንፈኛ አክራሪነት በኢትዮጵያ፡ እውነታ ወይስ ማዋከቢያ (በራሚደስ)

በዚህ መሰረት በኢትዮጵያውያን የሱኒ እስልምና ተከታዮች ዘንድ ጠንከር ያለ ተፅዕኖ እየፈጠረ የሚገኘው የሰለፊና ሱፊ አስተሳሰብ ውዥንብር ሳይሆን የመንግስት ጥናት የጎደለው አቀራረብ እና ለተፈጠሩት አለመግባበቶች እየተወሰደ ያለው የሀይል እርምጃ ይመስላል፡፡ ባሳለፍነው ሳምንት በአወሊያና አንዋር መስኪዶች ተቋውሞቸው ሲያቀርቡ የነበሩት በመቶ ሺዎች የሚቆጠሩ የሙስሊም ማህበረሰብ ከክርስቲያኑ ወገናችን ጋር አብረን አንኖርም፣ እንደ አል-ሸባብ ሰለፊዎች ያመነዘረች ሴት በድንጋይ ትወገር፣ ጫት ይዞ Read More

Decolonized the land and Re-colonizing the People: Post-“independence” Rule in Djibouti (By Yasin Mohammed Yasin)

The Djibouti state has degenerated into private fiefdom in which privileged Issa/Somalis particularly the Mamassan sub clans and some corrupted yes-sir politicians seems to hold the key of the country in their pocket. As a private institution, some groups of individuals are allowed to accumulate wealth at the expense of others which in turn derive them Read More

Lij Iyassu and the Afars (Part 1) (By Aramis Houmed Soulé)

Probably in 1915, Lij Iyassu wed a third Afar woman, Fatuma Abubakar. She was born from a rich family of traders, harking from the north cost of the Gulf of Tadjourah that had dominated throughout the XIXth century the intermediary trade between Abyssinia and the shores of the Red Sea and of the Gulf of Read More

Demystifying the Afar Diaspora (By Hamad Yacin)

The first Afar immigrants who left for Western World did so in pursuit of education in the early 1970s, partly to get a chance they missed in their countries of origin where they are marginalized and later to work in booming Gulf States thanks to the oil Read More

Bridging the Unchained Triangular Political Thinking in Ethiopia (By Ramidus)

Until recently, the political thinking in Ethiopian was polarized between assimilationists and pluralists block. These two blocks have different perspectives on the narration of the making of Ethiopia, the conception of ethnic identity, relation between ethnic and religious identities, the theory of Ethiopianness and the overall history of the Read More

Arthur Rimbaud and the Afars: Beyond Silence (Part 1) (By Aramis Houmed Soulé & Daoud Aboubaker Alwan)

The arrival of Rimbaud coincided with the final stage in the process of formation of new endogenous political afar entities which began after the collapse of the 16 century Adal State. These 19th century afar political entities stabilized on a territory with precise internal Read More

Foundations of the Absumà Marriage Tradition among the Afars (By Aramis Houmed Soulé)

The absumà marriage creates a sense of respect and fear. And therefore, all disputes are settled amicably. The absumà marriage plays also the role of reproduction of society. Consequently, it represents for the pastoralist a guarantee even to start a Read More

አይታሳቤው መደበኛ በይነ-መንግሥታት ግንኑኝነት-ለምን? (በዩሱፍ ያሲን)

ኤርትራውያን አሁንም የማይክዱትና በፀጋ የሚቀበሉትን የሁለቱ ሕዝቦች ተጋሪዮሾች በሙሉ ለምሳሌ ፤በነፃነት ትግሉ ወቅት ለመቀበል ሲያንገራገሩ የነበረቱን የሓበሻነት የጋራ ካልቸራል ማንነት ተጋሪዮሹ አንዱ ነው። ። ሓበሻ የሚለው ስያሜ ለኢትዮጵያ ብቻ እንደ ሃገር የተሰጠ ዓረብኛው መጠሪያ ሰለሆነባቸው ይመስለኛል፤በዚያኒ ወቅት ለመቀበል የሚሳናቸውና የሚከብዳቸው ። አሁን ደግሞ ስያሜውን መቀበል ከጀመሩ ይህንን ማበረታታቱ Read More

Is it a Silent Travel to Death? Case of the Subaltern Children of Lucy (By Yasin Mohammed Yasin)

Despite working on a long term plan of enabling the Afar pastoral society to better-off their livelihood and minimize their survival dependency from the riverine areas, the federal government seems rushing to compete the river basins by offering promises to the pastoral Afars either to transform them to agrarian farmers within number of years or to Read More

የማያባራ ጉባኤ፤ የማይቋጭ ፍጅት (በራሚደስ)

በዘመነ ኢ.ህ.አ.ዴ.ግም በተለይም ከኢትዮ-ኤርትራ ግጭት ጀምሮ እስከ ማብቂያው ድረስ በድሬደዋ ፤ አዋሽ፤ አዳይቱ ና ሚሌ ከተሞች በጥምር የሰላም ኮሚቴ አስተባባሪ  የተከናወኑ ተደጋጋሚ ና አሰልቺ ጉባኤዎች ንብረትና ጊዜን ከማባከን ያላለፈ ለግጭቱ ዘለቄታዊ መፍትሄ ፍለጋ ያበረከተው አስተዋጽኦ ሚዛን ደፊ ሆኖ አልተገኘም፡፡ የአሁኑ የምክክር ጉባኤም እንደከዚህ ቀደሞቹ ‘ለአንዴና ለመጨረሻ ጊዜ’ መፍትሄ ፈላጊ መሆኑ ቢገለጽም ምናባትም ከቀደምቶቹ የሚለየው የአፋርና የሶማሌ Read More