Sunday, September 09, 2007

D.C.'s divisions cloud Millennium festivities

...The Washington region, the U.S. hub for Ethiopian immigrants, will attract thousands of Ethiopians from across the country for the nation's biggest millennium events. On deck is an explosion of concerts, lectures and celebrations that are meant to show off Ethiopia -- but that also lay bare the community's deep political cleavages.

Millennium Festivities Expose Deep Rifts (Washington Post) September 9, 2007