She was fired for an anti-Muslim tirade toward 3 Somali women

FARGO –– Sarah Hassan plans to celebrate her 22nd birthday in September with a woman who earlier this week here was a stranger threatening to kill her and all Muslims. “When something like this happens, hateness increases more,” said the Somali-American. “But it doesn’t matter what comes out of your mouth when you’re angry. We’re […]

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Refugee says Fargo city leaders partly to blame for anti-Muslim video

FARGO — The week after the video of a woman calling for the death of all Muslims in a parking lot here went viral, a leader in the Somali-American community told city commissioners they are partly to blame. “The state and the city asking for how much it costs to have refugees in the community, […]

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Mogadishu blast that killed over 300 stuns local Somalis

FARGO — A devastating bomb explosion over the weekend in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, has left members of Fargo-Moorhead’s Somali community saddened and disheartened, according to the head of a local organization that focuses on African issues. “It shocked everyone,” said Hukun Abdullahi, executive director of the Afro American Development Association. Abdullahi said Monday […]

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