Somali militants recruiting Americans in Minneapolis
Every evening after work, Abdirizak Bihi strolls through neighborhood parks where young Somalis shoot hoops and play soccer. He tells jokes, urges them to clean up their trash and even grabs the basketball to take a few shots.
Muslims In Minnesota Weigh Whether To Expel Or Engage At-Risk Youth
There's a common argument around Muslim extremism that calls for moderate Muslims to denounce and condemn radical adherents of Islam. Many folks push back on that idea by pointing out that Islam isn't a monolith, that there are well north of a billion Muslims in the world, and that it's wrong to conflate the small number of dangerous radicals with everyone who belongs to the faith.
Edgware teenager creates exhibition about Somali history
A teenager has helped make history by creating an exhibition about the Somali community in north London.
Nikolett Peteri, who lives in Edgware, spent six weeks at a workshop to prepare her for the mammoth task of interviewing Somali
ISIS Recruiters In US: Jihadists Target Minneapolis Youth For
Terrorist group recruiters are attempting to engage young Somalis in Minneapolis, Minnesota for jihad abroad. A handful of people from the city, home to the largest Somali population in the U.S., have already left to join militant groups in Syria within the last year, authorities told the Associated Press. About 50,000 ethnic Somalis live in Minneapolis.
Supreme Court to hear case of Muslim woman denied employment
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday said it would consider whether a Muslim woman denied a job at an Abercrombie & Fitch Co clothing store because she wears a head scarf was required to specifically request a religious accommodation.