Dispatches From Africa & The Diaspora: The Oromo Protest Movement

Oromo student protestsJanuary 22, 2016 – Segment 2

We turn to Dispatches from Africa and the Diaspora, a regular series that we have started here on The Marc Steiner Show. This morning, we highlight the Oromo protests taking place in Ethiopia, and discuss the politics of media coverage of Ethiopian affairs. With: Siyade Gemechisa, Media Justice activist living in Baltimore; and Henok Gabisa, visiting Academic Fellow at Washington and Lee School of Law in Lexington, Virginia.

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