“A new era of representation” for Somali Americans in politics?
by Melissa Lin
Ilhan Omar’s high-profile campaign in Minnesota is "a wake up call” that Washington could have better representation of Somali Americans in politics.
Sep 16, 2016
#GreaterSeattle: The funny side of growing up Somali American
by Starla Sampaco
These Somali American teen filmmakers are getting big laughs from videos about the generation gap between them and their immigrant parents.
Jul 18, 2016
Somali diaspora speaks up about the dangers of migrant trafficking
by Ahlaam Ibraahim
Perils of the East African refugee crisis develop long before reaching the Mediterranean Sea, as one Seattle Somali-American reports.
Apr 26, 2016
Somali health fair confronts cultural barriers to care
by Sarah Stuteville
The third annual Somali health fair will provide culturally sensitive advice and services for a community with unique needs.
Nov 13, 2015
Seattle East Africans reach out to police, politicians through iftars
by Venice Buhain
Crosscut posted a two-part series about efforts to build the relationship between Seattle's growing East African communities and city officials and police.
Aug 26, 2015