the fire these times

45. Ethiopian Migrants’ Saudi Hell/Anti-Gov Protests in Ethiopia

This is a conversation with Ethiopian journalist Zecharias Zelalem on his recent investigation into the horrific living conditions that Ethiopian migrants are living in in Saudi detention centers, as well as his overview of the recent protests in Ethiopia following the murder of popular Oromo singer Hachalu Hundessa.


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You can also check out episode 17 with Zecharias here: What the Lebanese should know about Ethiopia.


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Music by Tarabeat. Photo by Jr Korpa on Unsplash

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