TweetOn early Saturday sunny morning, over 40,000 Muslims rushed to U.S. Bank Stadium to celebrate Eid al Adha, the biggest gathering of Muslims in the western hemisphere, according to NPR. The organizers dubbed it the Super Eid, major promotion camping on Social media and the talk of the town. I got at least 50 different announcements in a few days. Watch out, once an Imam gets a hold of a new iPhone. The event was well-publicized and well-promoted on social media and apps, enticing people with raffles and a chance to wing an MBW. Ironically, as it was reported, when they announced the winner, nobody came to collect the grand…
First Somali Woman Elected to Kenyan Parliament… Talked to Somali American Leaders!
Tweet A private meeting with member of Kenyan Parliament Sophia Abdi Noor,she is the first Somali female who ever being elected in this position. It will be happening in this Monday at 7:00pm location 7475 Flying Cloud Dr eden prairie , Minnesota Gallery: [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”45″ gal_title=”Sophia Abdi Visit”]
Somali American Poet, Ladan Osman, Exiles of Eden
Tweet Exiles of Eden, Poems steeped in the Somali tradition refract the streets of Ferguson, the halls of Guantánamo, and the fields near Abu Ghraib through the myth of Adam and Eve to ask: What does it mean to be a refugee? Gallery [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”42″ gal_title=”Ladan Osman”]