Stable. Safe. Secure. The code words people use for saying that they want a normal, risk (hassle, problem, uncertainty) free life — a life that is within their comfort zone. For the majority, instability — whether personal, political or economic — implies constant struggle, unexpected change, unpredictability, and is considered a risk that must be avoided. The need for stability arises from the need to … Continue reading Stability


“Anything For Obama!”

The Ethiopian government has decided to free five of the nine bloggers and journalists imprisoned over a year ago, according to Fana Broadcast, the state’s semi-autonomous media. Reeyot Alemu, another journalist who was imprisoned four years ago, and a number of Oromo students, jailed around the same time as the bloggers, have also been released. The government’s decision to free some of the bloggers, journalists … Continue reading “Anything For Obama!”


Your Star

Your dream is the twinkling star Born on that same beautiful day you were born It is the light that shines when you are feeling down It is the glimmer of hope that emerges when you are thinking aloneย  Your dream is your star And your heart is the sky Never let go your dreamย  Hold on to your star as you say bye to … Continue reading Your Star

แˆ†แ‹ต แ‹ญแแŒ€แ‹

“แ‹จแˆ†แ‹ดแŠ• แ‰ แˆ†แ‹ด” แŠ แ‹แˆ›แˆช แŠฅแŠ•แ‹ณแˆˆแ‹แค แ‰ตแˆญแ แŠจแˆ˜แŠ“แŒˆแˆญ แ‹ญแˆปแˆ‹แˆ “แˆ†แ‹ต แ‹ญแแŒ€แ‹”… แ‰ณแ‹›แ‰ขแ‹ แˆ…แˆŠแŠ“ แˆแˆ‰แŠ• แŠฅแ‹ซแ‹จ แŠแ‹แข Continue reading แˆ†แ‹ต แ‹ญแแŒ€แ‹


แ€แˆแ‹ญ แ‰ตแ‹ˆแŒฃแˆˆแ‰ฝ แ‹ญแˆ…แˆ แ‹ซแˆแแŠ“!

แˆแ‰ฅ แ‹จแˆšแ‹ซแ‹ฐแˆ› แˆแ‹˜แŠ• แ‹จแ‹ˆแŠ•แ‹ตแˆ แŠ แŠ•แŒˆแ‰ต แˆฒแ‰€แˆ‹ แ‰ แŠ แˆจแˆ˜แŠ” แˆฐแ‹ แ‰ขแˆ‹! แŠฅแŒ…แŒ แ‹จแˆšแ‹ซแˆตแˆ˜แˆญแˆญ แˆฐแ‰€แ‰€แŠ• แŠฅแˆ…แ‰ต แŠฅแŠ•แ‹ฐแ‹ˆแŒฃแ‰ฝ แˆตแ‰ตแ‰€แˆญ แˆณแ‹ซแˆแแˆ‹แ‰ต แ‰ แ‰ฃแ‹•แ‹ต แˆแ‹ตแˆญ! แˆ…แ‹แ‰ฅ แˆฒแ‰†แŒฃแฃ แˆฒแ‹ซแˆˆแ‰…แˆต แˆตแˆœแ‰ฑ แˆแŠ•แ‰…แˆŽ แŠฅแ‹จแ‹ˆแŒฃ แŠฅแŠ•แ‰ฃ แŠ แ‰ฃแˆฝ แˆ˜แˆช แŒแŠ• แŠ แŒฃ! แˆˆแŠแŒˆแˆฉ แ‹จแˆšแŒˆแˆญแแฃ แ‹จแˆšแŠจแˆญแ‰ฝแˆ แ‹จแˆ…แ‹แ‰ฅแŠ• แ‹ตแˆแ… แ‹จแˆšแ‹ซแแŠ• แŠฅแŠ•แ‹ดแ‰ต แ‰ฅแˆŽ แŠฅแŠ•แ‰ฃ แŠ แ‰ฃแˆฝ แ‹ญแˆแŠ•?! แ‰ แ‰ฅแ‹•แˆญ แ‹จแ‰ณแŒˆแˆˆแ‹แŠ•แฃ แ‰ แˆฝแ‰ฅแˆญ แˆตแˆ แ‹ˆแˆ…แŠ’ แ‰คแ‰ต แ‹แˆตแŒฅ แ‹ซแŒŽแˆจ แˆ˜แŠ•แŒแˆตแ‰ต แˆˆแ‹™แˆ›แŠ“ แŠฃแ‹ญแˆฒแˆต แŠจแ‹จแ‰ต แˆŠแ‹ซแˆ˜แŒฃ แˆตแˆœแ‰ต?! แˆแ‰ฅ แ‹จแˆšแ‹ซแ‰†แˆตแˆ แŒแ แ‰ แˆ€แŒˆแˆญ แ‹แˆตแŒฅแฃ แŠจแˆ€แŒˆแˆญ แ‹แŒญ แ‹จแ‹ˆแŒฃแ‰ต แ‰ฐแˆตแ‹ แˆฒแ‰€แŒญแค แ‰ แŠ•แ‹ดแ‰ต … Continue reading แ€แˆแ‹ญ แ‰ตแ‹ˆแŒฃแˆˆแ‰ฝ แ‹ญแˆ…แˆ แ‹ซแˆแแŠ“!


Ethiophobia, Afrophobia In South Africa

According toย thisย BBC report, โ€œkwerekwereโ€ is a derogatory word in South Africa for African immigrants. In contrast,ย thisย article on Quartz says, white immigrants are treated differently, often referred to as โ€œexpatsโ€ or simply categorized as โ€œtouristsโ€. Therefore, Afrophobia (as opposed to xenophobia) has become the preferred term to describe the ongoing attacks on foreigners in South Africa since the main targets are African immigrants. I include Ethiophobia … Continue reading Ethiophobia, Afrophobia In South Africa


แŒแˆตแ‰กแŠจแŠ› แแ‰…แˆญ

แแ‰…แˆญแˆ แ‹˜แˆแŠ– แ‰‹แŠ•แ‰‹แ‹ แŒแˆตแ‰กแŠจแŠ› แŠจแ‹“แˆˆแˆ แˆ˜แŠ•แŠ– แ‹จแˆณแ‹ญแ‰ แˆญ แ‹ฐแŠ•แ‰ แŠ› แ‰ แŽแ‰ถ แˆ˜แˆ›แˆจแŠญ addแฃ add แˆ˜แ‹ฐแˆซแˆจแŒ แ‰ like แ‹ˆแ‹ญแˆ แ‰ poke แ‹’แˆ‹แˆ›แŠ• แˆ˜แˆแˆˆแŒ แˆฒแŒ€แˆ˜แˆญ แˆ˜แŒแ‰ฃแ‰ฃแ‰ต “แ‰ถแˆŽ แŠแ‹ญ”แฃ “แ‰ถแˆŽ แŠ“” แ‹ซแˆˆแˆแŠ•แˆ แ‰ตแ‹•แŒแˆตแ‰ต แˆแ‰ฅ แ‹ญแˆฐแŠญแˆญแŠ“ แ‰ inbox แˆ˜แˆณแˆณแ‰ฅ แ‰ แ‰ƒแˆ‹แ‰ต แ‰ตแ‹แ‹แ‰… แˆ˜แˆ˜แˆฐแŒฅ แ‰ แˆแˆณแ‰ฅ แŒญแˆซแˆฝ แˆ˜แŠแ‹แˆแ‰… แ‰ emoticon แˆ˜แŒแˆˆแŒฝ แ‹แˆตแŒฃแ‹Š แˆตแˆœแ‰ตแŠ• แ‰ แ‹“แˆˆแˆ แˆ‹แ‹ญ แˆ›แˆ˜แŒฝ แŠ แˆแˆแŠฎ แˆณแ‹ญแ‰ แˆญแŠ• แˆแ‹‘แˆ‰แฃ แˆแ‹•แˆแ‰ทย  แŒแ‹แ‰กแŠญ แˆ‹แ‹ญ แ‹ญแŠแŒแˆกแŠ“ แ‹แ‰ แ‰ฑแฃ แ‹แ‰ แ‰ท แˆ˜แˆˆแŠชแ‹ซ แ‹ซแŒฃแŠ“ ย  แ‹จperfect แˆ›แŠ•แŠแ‰ต แ‹ญแˆแ‰ แˆจแŠญแŠ“ แ‹ตแŠ•แ‰… แ‹จแˆ†แŠ แˆฐแ‹ แ‰ฃแˆแˆฎ แ‹ญแˆณแˆแŠ“ แ†แ‰ณ แ‹ˆแŠ•แ‹ต … Continue reading แŒแˆตแ‰กแŠจแŠ› แแ‰…แˆญ