Honorees of the Fourth Ethiopian Heritage Festival

Poet Laureate, Young Scholar and Journalists to be honored: An Ethiopian Poet Tsegaye Gebremedhin will be honored for his Contribution to the Advancement of Humanity The Zone Nine bloggers: Free press Journalist for reporting the truth, corruption, and the human rights condition in Ethiopia at great personal sacrifice and risk. Nahom Marie, a 17 Years … Read moreHonorees of the Fourth Ethiopian Heritage Festival

Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) Summer Festival In Washington D.C.

To Ethiopians and friends of Ethiopia! Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) 2014 The Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) would like to announce its 4th annual summer festival that will take place from July 25th to 27th 2014. Our festival will take place at Georgetown University (GU) in Washington DC, where we … Read moreEthiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) Summer Festival In Washington D.C.

EHSNA Condemns Human Rights Violations in Ethiopia -EHSNA PR

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Washington, D.C. – The Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) condemns the killing of students in Oromia region in Ethiopia. Furthermore, EHSNA condemns the arrests, torture, and imprisonment of Ethiopians through out Ethiopia and calls on all human rights organizations to put pressure on TPLF/EPRDF regime for its heinous crimes.

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Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) holds its Fourth Executive Committee Election Results & Releases its Strategy for 2014.

EHSNAlogoFor Immediate Release –April 4, 2014

EHSNA Election Results

In accordance with its Bylaw, the Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) has successfully carried out its annual election. The election marks the fourth Executive Committee (EC) conducted since its inception.  The elected individuals and their respective positions are as follows:

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Ethiopians and Ethiopian-Americans to Celebrate King Menelik and His Victory at the Battle of Adwa

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ETHIOPIAN HERITAGE  SOCIETY IN NORTH AMERICA

Washington, DC – One-hundred and eighteen years ago, a well-organized army under the command and leadership of Emperor Menelik II and Empress Taytu, decimated the Italian force that was seeking to colonize one of Africa’s most ancient nations – Ethiopia. As a leader beyond his time, Emperor Menelik II was able to organize and structure an army within a short period of time to confront the Italians at Adwa. With his swift victory over the Italians, Minilik II solidified Ethiopia’s independence by putting Ethiopia among the very few states in the world that have never been colonized.

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EHSNA Denounce the Brutuality against Ethiopian Immigrants By Saudi Security Forces & Vigilants

The Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (“EHSNA”) hereby demands an immediate stop to the cruel, callous, and unjustified killing, raping, and beatings of Ethiopian immigrants by the government Saudi Arabian Security forces and Police backed youth Vigilantes. Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia enjoyed a peaceful and fraternal relationship in the past dating back in earlier … Read moreEHSNA Denounce the Brutuality against Ethiopian Immigrants By Saudi Security Forces & Vigilants

Ethiopian Heritage Society Honors Fighters for Liberty, Free Press, and Religious Tolerance – PR

Press Release – July 11, 2013

Honorees of the Third Annual Ethiopian Heritage Festival, July 26-28, 2013

For the third year, the Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America has selected people who deserve recognition for their heart-felt fight for liberty, freedom of the press, and freedom of religion. Their honor will be extolled at the Third Annual Ethiopian Heritage Festival to be held in Washington, D.C.

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Ethiopian Heritage Society Honors Fighters for Liberty, Free Press, and Religious Tolerance – PR

Press Release – July 11, 2013

Honorees of the Third Annual Ethiopian Heritage Festival, July 26-28, 2013

For the third year, the Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America has selected people who deserve recognition for their heart-felt fight for liberty, freedom of the press, and freedom of religion. Their honor will be extolled at the Third Annual Ethiopian Heritage Festival to be held in Washington, D.C.

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Ethiopian Heritage Society Applauds and Rewards Young Summra Akalework for Her Essay on the 117th Anniversary of Battle of Adwa – EHSNA

For Immediate Release – July 9, 2013 EthiopianHeritage Society Applauds and Rewards Young Summra Akalework for Her Essay on the 117th Anniversary of  Battle of Adwa Washington, D.C. – As part of 117th anniversary of Adwa victory commemoration, the Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) had essay writing competition among high school & college/university students on … Read moreEthiopian Heritage Society Applauds and Rewards Young Summra Akalework for Her Essay on the 117th Anniversary of Battle of Adwa – EHSNA

Ethiopian Heritage Society Applauds and Rewards Young Summra Akalework for Her Essay on the 117th Anniversary of Battle of Adwa – EHSNA

For Immediate Release – July 9, 2013 EthiopianHeritage Society Applauds and Rewards Young Summra Akalework for Her Essay on the 117th Anniversary of  Battle of Adwa Washington, D.C. – As part of 117th anniversary of Adwa victory commemoration, the Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) had essay writing competition among high school & college/university students on … Read moreEthiopian Heritage Society Applauds and Rewards Young Summra Akalework for Her Essay on the 117th Anniversary of Battle of Adwa – EHSNA