Ethiopian Israelis decry alleged police racism

At least 13 people injured in Jerusalem as protesters angered by filmed beating of Ethiopian soldier clash with police.

Aljazeera May 1, 2015 Clashes have broken out in Jerusalem as more than 1,000 Ethiopian Israelis staged a protest, demanding an investigation into alleged police racism and violence. At least 13 people were injured and two police officers and five protesters were taken to hospital, the Magen David Adom ambulance service said after protests on […]

Aljazeera Q&A : The man smuggling Ethiopians to Europe

Al Jazeera speaks to 'Ahmed,' a well-known people smuggler used by many young Ethiopians searching for a new life.

Aljazeera Published on April 29,2015 The number of deaths of migrants attempting the perilous journey to Europe in search of a better life has dramatically increased over the past few months. Al Jazeera spoke to ‘Ahmed,’ a well known people trafficking broker who many young Ethiopians in Addis Ababa have used to try and get […]

Adera – New Song dedicated to Ethiopians killed in Libya, South Africa and Yemen

Adera !

April 29,2015 The incidents that claimed the lives of innocent Ethiopian immigrants in Libya, South Africa and Yemen will undoubtedly linger in the memories of Ethiopians for years to come. Besides the horrifying nature of the incidents, the very factors that compelled young Ethiopians to leave their beloved country, family and friends behind, which is […]

[Amharic] Getnet Eneyew – Finally bold and furious

Getnet Eneyew got Ethiopians on social media talking. Furious and bold, Ethiopian Artist Getnet Eneyewu blatantly looks inward and laments tragedy in Libya in his poem which he read out in the presence of Ethiopian high ranking officials. He seem to think that we let things happen – and spoke out against parochialism and greed. […]