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Twin Cities Somalis Say They're Unfairly Affected By Anti-Terror Efforts

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Some local immigrants say they, and their families, are being unfairly affected by an anti-terrorism effort.

Most banks that have helped east African immigrants wire money home are no longer doing that.  363 more words


Welfare A Magnet For Islamic Terrorism In The U.S., Particularly In Minnesota

Not only does welfare breed the greedy entitlement class, it breeds terrorism as well!

Nothing good comes from giving away free stuff that somebody else worked for. 65 more words


Minnesota Faces: Friends

Portrait 9: Nimo and Nasteho

“They assume I’m a terrorist.”

I’ll always remember that statement shared with me 2 ½ years ago by a then high school senior who asked me to photograph her and a friend at the… 204 more words

A threat that strikes incredibly close to home

IT’S A BIT LIKE THE ELEPHANT in the room. Do I write about it or not? To avoid the topic seems akin to closing my eyes and pretending I don’t see that which exists. 461 more words

Colombia: Somalis among illegal aliens deported back to Ecuador; were they headed north?

Am I going to have to start a new category—Invasion of South America—similar to our much advanced ‘Invasion of Europe’ series?

This is just a short news item initially from the… 280 more words


VP Biden raises eyebrows: Somali cabbies, hugs, and whispers

WASHINGTON, DC – Vice President Joe Biden is getting a bit more attention than usual these days. At this week’s White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism (which some people call terrorism), Biden raised some eyebrows when he talked about his relationship with the Somali community in his home state of Delaware. 163 more words


The Veep Is a Creep

One of the questions those snide man-on-the-street interviewers always ask to demonstrate the public’s appalling political ignorance is the name of the Vice President of the United States. 827 more words