Topic: Culture & Community
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Recent articles about Culture & Community
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.
Soccer: Salve for struggling neighborhood of immigrants
A soccer field is the first big project of the Meadow Park Initiative, a new community organizing effort in Rochester aimed at building trust, safety and stability in a neighborhood where Somali and Latino immigrants have come together from opposite sides of the globe to build their lives in America.
At State Fair, Minnesota’s new immigrants find common ground
The Great Minnesota Get-Together is becoming increasingly diverse as the state’s growing immigrant and refugee communities embrace the tradition.