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Ethiopian protest music: the songs of Hachalu Hundessa reveal the struggles of the Oromo people

By Asebe Regassa Debelo, Senior research and teaching fellow, Department of Geography, University of Zurich
The Oromo are the largest ethno-national group in Ethiopia, accounting for over 40 million people or more than one-third of the population. However, they have been politically oppressed, economically exploited and culturally marginalised under successive Ethiopian regimes. Since the 1960s, the Oromo have sought…The Conversation

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