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Growing up with the BBC Somali Service

One of the most enduring memories from my childhood in Garissa, North Eastern Kenya, is that of evenings spent listening to the BBC Somali Service, the London-based BBC World Service radio station transmitted in the Somali language. 1,917 more words


Officials Say Extremist Group Beheads 3 People in Kenya


AUG. 18, 2017, 3:06 A.M. E.D.T.

NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenyan officials say suspected Islamic militants have beheaded three people and burnt houses in an attack along the Indian Ocean coast. 101 more words

The Invasion of Canada

A Somali immigration minister and an open border.

Front Page Magazine, by Daniel Greenfield, Aug. 15, 2017:

Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle. 1,477 people live in this little corner of Quebec with its apple orchards, elderberry fields and small wineries. 1,443 more words

Counter Jihad Report

Race, Crime, and Loathing in Minnesota

Paul Kersey recently called to my attention some statistics on race and crime from the Minneapolis Police Department that cover the period 2009 to 2014. Every table explains that “Victim race is determined by reporting officer, suspect race in determined by the crime victim, arrestee race is determined by arresting officer.” 950 more words


Al Shabaab bombing in Somali capital kills five, injures six


Wed May 24, 2017 | 1:15pm EDT

Somali women and security forces search through the damage caused at the scene of a blast near the Mogadishu sea port in Mogadishu, Somalia, May 24, 2017. 340 more words

Vaccines Challenged At Twin Cities Measles Meeting

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — As the measles outbreak numbers continue to climb in Minnesota, several groups concerned about vaccines are reaching out to communities affected by the virus. 496 more words