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A Wedding Post

I’ll tell you a little story. Something that happened recently. I know it will get me into trouble with my friends. So I may have to go into hiding for a while. 1,455 more words

Aberdeen, SD: Silence about pre-Christmas trial of Somali refugee (Twin Falls redux?) guilty of attempted sexual assault

Update January 5th:  Be sure to see my next installment of this story, here.

A newly arrived Somali refugee*** who court records show had arrived in Aberdeen, SD to work for the controversial meat packing plant there was found guilty by a jury on December 20th of attempting to sexually assault a special-needs woman. 1,496 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Somalis pouring in to US in first 10 weeks of the fiscal year, could be biggest year ever for Somalis

Update: 23 years after Black Hawk Down, why are Somalis our problem? here.

I told you about the astronomically high numbers of Somalis being admitted to the US… 255 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Somali youth sentenced in ‘Minneapolis Terror Trial’

By KAREN SCHRAUFNAGEL

MINNEAPOLIS—The show trial dubbed by our local capitalist media, “Minnesota’s Terror Trial,” ended in November with the sentencing of the nine young men (eight Somali and one Oromo) who pled to or were convicted of charges relating to alleged attempts to join the “designated foreign terrorist organization” ISIS (the Islamic State). 1,701 more words

Anti-War

Somali Immigrants: IQ, Education And Welfare Dependency

This week, Somali immigrant communities across the west have been under the spotlight, since one of them went on a spree of violence at a university in Ohio, injuring multiple people in a car and knife attack. 1,486 more words

Immigration

How many white refugees did we take from South Africa last month?

I used to have more time to write about South Africa—the LOL! Rainbow Nation—but haven’t recently.

However, in light of what I have been writing about today: … 390 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

ICYMI: 50,000 Somalis Settled in the United States Under Obama

Paul Bedard reports: The Obama administration resettled 9,000 Somali refugees in the United States in 2014, and a total of 50,000 during Obama’s eight years, a huge number that is now raising concerns after a Somali refugee led a  238 more words

Politics