Amhara — Ethnic Conflict In Ethiopia, Episode Two

Episode two 

 

People in this episode:

Dr. Asebe Regassa Debelo

  • Assistant professor of Development Studies at Dilla University, Ethiopia
  • Ethnicity: Oromo 

Tewodrose Tirfe

  • Co-founder of the Amhara Association of America
Dr. Weldu Weldeyesus

  • Language instructor at the Community College of Denver
  • Ethnicity: Tigrayan  
Dr. Yohannes Gedamu 

  • Lecturer of Political Science at Georgia Gwinnett College
  • Born in Gonder in the Amhara region
Deacon Yoseph Tafari   

  • Ordained deacon serving under the Archdiocese of the exiled Ethiopian Orthodox Holy Synod
  • Chariman of the Ethiopian American Civic Council
Besrat Amare: 

  • Former member of the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF), who headed the party's intelligence department during the Ethiopian civil war
  • Ethnicity: Tigrayan 

Dr. Ezekiel Gebissa

  • Professor of History and African Studies at Kettering University
  • Ethnicity: Oromo 

 

Show notes:

Ethiopia: Status of Amharas, published April 6, 1993

Abune Paulos: Religious leader and peace activist, published Aug. 28, 2012

 

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