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[FOUND!]:VIDEO:"WE ETHIOPIANS ARE SEMITIC NOT NEGROS.WE SHOULD STAY-OUT OF NEGRO ISSUES" AMHARA PANELIST ON USA TV-1957

Post by yaballo » 06 Dec 2020, 00:31

VIDEO: WOW - JUST WOW! .. "WE ETHIOPIANS ARE SEMITIC NOT NEGROS. WE SHOULD STAY-OUT OF NEGRO ISSUES & CRIES" AN AMHARA PANELIST ON AMERICAN TV (1957) ALONG SOUTH AFRICAN WHITE ANTI-APARTHEID CAMPAIGNERS, NEGRO AMERICANS, BRAZILIANS, ETC! .. SIMPLY SHOCKING & SHOULD BE SAVED FOR HISTORY!


As a matter of fact, we do not have negro blood at all. And we migrated from the Semitic types of Saudi Arabia and Yemen and the countries just away from the Red Sea



We [Ethiopians] don't at all feel any relationship or feelings for negros [here in America, in Apartheid South Africa or in Africa]. [Their negro issues & struggles] are none of our concern, I mean we just don't care about it as we [Amharas, Ethiopians, etc] don't have the negro blood we don't have to worry ourselves
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The color of my face [aka Amharas'/hebsha's face], it's just dark due to the exposure of the sun.


A SUMMARY OF THE AMHARAN'S/ETHIOPIAN'S COMMENTS ON THAT AMERICAN TV PROGRAM ON BLACK PEOPLES' ANTI APARTHEID & ANTI RACISM STRUGGLE IN SOUTH AFRICA & IN THE USA:

<<This is a panel discussion from 1957 in America on race relations that includes an Ethiopian member. Some highlights:

1) South African panelist: "Is there any discrimination, for instance, between the seperate tribes in your country?..."

His response: "I'm very happy you brought that point, as a matter of fact we, the Amhara tribes, consider ourselves superior to the other tribes. The other tribes that live in the same community. Consider them inferior and consider ourselves superior. And that could be something of segregation but it's not actually in the sense that you take it and the Americans in Little Rock take it. I mean its just very unimportant."

South African [white!] panelist: "You think that the other tribes are perhaps a little too primitive?"

His response: "Not a matter of primitiveness or so, just a matter of, ignorance I shall say. I mean, the Amhara tribes are more cute and clever and that's why you know. :shock: :lol:

2) "As a matter of fact, we do not have negro blood at all. And we migrated from the Semitic types of Saudi Arabia and Yemen and the countries just away from the Red Sea..."


3) Moderator: "Excuse me for interrupting but if you don't have negro blood, this is news to me, the Ethiopians, I would think, would not have any particular feelings about race relations in other parts of Africa.

His response: "We don't at all feel any relationship. It's none of our concern, I mean we just don't care about it as we don't have the negro blood we don't have to worry ourselves. The color of my face, it's just dark due to the exposure of the sun.">>


VIDEO: "We Ethiopians are semitic not negros at all. We should stay-out of negro issues & cries! [An Amhara TV panelist on an American TV (1957) along other panelists that included: white South African anti-apartheid campaigners & black American anti racism campaigners! :shock: :lol:

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PHOTOS: "Ethiopians are Semitic .. they have zero negro blood flowing in their veins" [An educated Amhara panelist in the USA - 1957!]











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Re: VIDEO:JUST WOW!"WE ETHIOPIANS ARE SEMITIC NOT NEGROS.WE SHOULD STAY-OUT OF NEGRO ISSUES" AMHARA PANELIST ON USA TV-1

Post by EwnetYashenifal » 06 Dec 2020, 01:25

Yaballo, a very interesting video. I am not an Amhara' but what the young said about Amhara superiority may be true. Of course, the Amhara always considered themselves superior to other Ethiopians. Superiority, as the young man tried to explain, is not the same thing as racism, discrimination, or apartheid as was the case in South Africa. Remember, even though the Amhara considered themselves superior, they nevertheless recognizes other tribes in Ethiopia as humans and that they do exist. Racism or apartheid do not recognize you exist and do not see you as human.

Concerning Amharas being Semetic, do you think the young man was in error. If so, what is the fact that you know about the Amharas. If they are not Semetic, what are they? What is the historical fact that you know?

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Re: VIDEO:JUST WOW!"WE ETHIOPIANS ARE SEMITIC NOT NEGROS.WE SHOULD STAY-OUT OF NEGRO ISSUES" AMHARA PANELIST ON USA TV-1

Post by Hawdian » 06 Dec 2020, 01:59

No sign of fictional Menelik ever existed. Language isn't necessarily a race.

Jamaicans speak English. That doesn't make them English.

Sudan speaks Arabic, our Darfur, Kush, Nubian, Nilotic brothers are no Arabs.

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Re: VIDEO:JUST WOW!"WE ETHIOPIANS ARE SEMITIC NOT NEGROS.WE SHOULD STAY-OUT OF NEGRO ISSUES" AMHARA PANELIST ON USA TV-1

Post by dano » 06 Dec 2020, 02:40

No surprise there!
This is a very common habesha delusion perpetuated by Ethiopian monarchies.
This delusional Youngman likely is from a feudal family, sent to the US by the king on government scholarship.
Sadly, the TPLF leadership too is the victim of this same fictional superiority prejudice(habesha delusion). The TPLF leaders chose to lose all the gains of the last 30 years and turn Tigray to a stone age rather than being a junior partner to an Oromo Prime Minister!
Stupidity has no limits.

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Re: VIDEO:JUST WOW!"WE ETHIOPIANS ARE SEMITIC NOT NEGROS.WE SHOULD STAY-OUT OF NEGRO ISSUES" AMHARA PANELIST ON USA TV-1

Post by yaballo » 06 Dec 2020, 03:19

EwinetYashenifal: 1) what the young said about Amhara superiority may be true ... 2) Racism or apartheid do not recognize you exist and do not see you as human... 3) If they are not Semetic, what are they? What is the historical fact that you know?
1) - Amharas sense of superiority is true? .. How or by what measure?

Of course, we are familiar with many Amharas' rather parochial braggadocio/boasting that has echoes of the Jewish [Hebrew] people's sense of superiority for being the "chosen people/race" on planet earth by the God himself! They [Amharas/habeshas] also claim a sense of superiority for having things like injer+wot meals, shema clothing, own writing system/alphabet [geez or sabaean], etc, that they think were invented by their "intellectually superior ancestors" - though others argue against that too.

But, all those claims of superiority are, at best, born out of their very limited exposure to the rest of the world in part due to the isolating effects of their very steep mountainous homelands in norther & north-western Ethiopia. Of course, there is the role of the orthodox church's propaganda/preaching that pushes some of these myths of being a unique & god's own people - a mantra that rarely gets a rebuttal as most of the rural orthodox church's congregations are made-up of illiterate poor peasants.


2) - Racially, Amharas - like their Tigre neighbours & cousins - are "Cushitic" too just like the Agews, Qimants, Oromos, Sidamas, Somalis, Afars, Bejas, etc. Most of the Amharas descended from ancient tribes such as the Agews/Qimants who are "Cushitic". Now, this term [Cushitic] is problematic too as it is used more to define the nature of languages spoken in our region, rather than a race. There is only one race in our region & that is a black/negro race, albeit exposed to varied degrees of influences from the Arabs &/or "Semitic tribes" in nearby regions of the Horn. However, the Amharic, Tigrigna, Harari, Argoba, etc, languages have been classified as "Semitic languages" because of their heavy borrowing of words from the Arabic & other Semitic languages over a long period of time. Even then, these languages are more like "Semiticised languages" rather than proper Semitic languages. So, Amharas - like Oromos, Agews, Bejas, Sidamas, etc, are basically, members of the "Cushitic tribes" of the Horn of Africa. Of course, many Amharas - like other tribes such as the Oromos & Tigres - have been mixing with most tribes in the Horn of Africa. Because of that, most Amharas are indistinguishable from the Tigres, Oromos, Sidamas, etc.


3) - Advocates of the apartheid regime do see blacks as humans just like other white racists do too. However, they - like our own local racists [habeshas, etc] - see themselves as a different - and superior - category of humans. The young man Amhara man's view of Amharas being SUPERIOR vis a vis other tribes as well as being CUTE-ER/PRETTIER [he is implying that Gallas, Gamos, Gurages, etc are ugly :shock: ] is almost identical to white racists' views vs a vs blacks, Asians, Red Indians, etc.

Now that he told us that his Amhara people are CUTE-ER/PRETTIER 8) , we should dedicate a song that goes with that notion to him & to our Amhara friends too. The song that I thought of at the moment is Tilahun Gessesse's "Mona lizaye nesh".

Enjoy. Nagaatti.


SONG: Tilahun Gessese, monalizaye nesh. [Not the original/old version]. This version comes with lyrics too. Find the original/old version in the collection album posted below.





SONG: ሞናሊዛዬ ነሽ ሙሉ አልበም | Monalizaye Nesh - FULL ALBUM - ጥላሁን ገሰሰ | Tilahun Gessese | Ethiopian Music. PS: the "monalizaye-nesh' song is the third song one on this original collection [5:55min mark].


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Re: VIDEO:JUST WOW!"WE ETHIOPIANS ARE SEMITIC NOT NEGROS.WE SHOULD STAY-OUT OF NEGRO ISSUES" AMHARA PANELIST ON USA TV-1

Post by yaballo » 06 Dec 2020, 06:09

AN UPDATE!

The identity of the young Amhara man who appeared on an American TV [1957] & declared that Amharas/habeshas are actually white semites :shock: .. & have no negro blood flowing in their veins .. has been revealed.

Worse, he is now Colonel Abiy Ahmad's ambassador & a special envoy of the current Ethiopia's foreign-affairs minister & deputy prime minister Demeke Mekonen!

Prior to that 'Ambassador Yilma Tadesse' - his official name - was a special envoy of the President of the African Union looking at the vexed issue of the former colony of Spain annexed by Morocco aka "Spanish Sahara" [Polisario].

Here is what has been found on him so far ... oh, dear
... :roll:


ትላንት ኢንተርኔት ላይ የተለቀቀው የዛሬ 60 አመት ይልማ ታደሰ የሚባል ኢትዮጵያዊ "እኛ አማራዎች ጥቁር አይደለንም፣ እኛ አመጣጣችን ከሴም ዘር ከአረቢያ የመን ነው። የአማራ ዘር በኢትዮጵያ የበላይ ነው፣ ምጡቅ ነን፣ ቆንጆ ነን" ምናምን እያለ ለፈረንጆች ሲናገር የተቀረፀው ታሪካዊ ቪዶዮ ላይ ያለው ሰውዬ አሁን የአብይ መንግስት ከፍተኛ ዲፕሎማት ሆኖ እየሰራ ነው።



photo: Ambassador Yilma Tadesse - the young man who appeared on American TV program [1957] & declared that Amharas' are: SEMITIC NOT BLACK, CUTE-ER/PRETTIER [dinqem! :lol: ]THAN OTHER TRIBES IN ETHIOPIA, CLEVERER, SMARTER & SUPERIOR than other tribes in Ethiopia, etc!











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Re: [FOUND!]:VIDEO:"WE ETHIOPIANS ARE SEMITIC NOT NEGROS.WE SHOULD STAY-OUT OF NEGRO ISSUES" AMHARA PANELIST ON USA TV-1

Post by Mammo » 06 Dec 2020, 07:12

As an Amhara man, I am embarrassed to hear the conversation.

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