Topic: Culture & Community
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Recent articles about Culture & Community
Twin Cities mosque on edge after opponents start pointing the cameras at children
The Dar Al Farooq Youth and Family Center has been the subject of online videos targeting Muslims. Police are investigating reports of harassment.
Seeking answers and lessening the stigma of being female, divorced and Hmong
After her own divorce, Mailee Yang set out to learn more about the pressures faced by divorced women in her community. She surveyed hundreds of Hmong American women across the country about their experiences.
For Muslims wrestling with substance abuse, it’s often a silent struggle
Community members are trying to discuss addiction openly, normalize treatment and provide culturally competent counseling.
A community garden in Fargo is doing more than helping new Americans access healthy food
“Through the community garden, I made many friends. I got to know how to grow vegetables around here,” one gardener said. “And I keep learning. We kind of complete each other. We learn from each other.”
Minnesota Somalis get a national forum on NPR’s 1A
1A interviewed Somalis in Minneapolis Thursday on a variety of issues related to their experiences coming to and living in Minnesota. It’s expected to be broadcast on Sept. 5.