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Green Card Voices Offers a Platform for Immigrant Stories

Green Card Voices Offers a Platform for Immigrant Stories

Her face now reserved, Aisha Abdullahi sits on stage under a bright spotlight. Jose Guzman works the microphone and camera while Tea Rozman-Clark perches in an opposing chair,…

Diversity Visa Lottery: Senate Republicans plan to end it

Diversity Visa Lottery: Senate Republicans plan to end it

Immigrants still smarting from president Donald Trump’s executive orders banning entry from Muslim-majority countries have a new challenge to contend with. New legislation to be introduced by Trump…

The social cost for the US of Donald Trump’s mass deportation plan

The social cost for the US of Donald Trump’s mass deportation plan

The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) today released a report on the impact of President Donald Trump’s large-scale deportation plan on US families and the…

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Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars scheduled for Books for Africa benefit concert

Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars scheduled for Books for Africa benefit concert

Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars will perform live at a Books for Africa benefit concert…

Ladysmith Black Mambazo: Cultural Ambassadors for South Africa

Their smiling faces and simple melodies belie the hard work and carefully cultivated talent that…

Ladysmith Black Mambazo for Saturday concert in downtown Minneapolis

Ladysmith Black Mambazo for Saturday concert in downtown Minneapolis

Four-time Grammy winner, South Africa’s Ladysmith Black Mambazo, will be back in the Twin Cities…

Somi to perform new album at the Ordway

Somi to perform new album at the Ordway

Somi performs at the Ordway in St. Paul January 27th. She’s been in town before;…

Eddy Kenzo to perform in Minneapolis

Eddy Kenzo to perform in Minneapolis

Uganda’s Eddy Kenzo and the 2015 BET ‘Viewer’s Choice Best New International Artist’ will perform…

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Planning international travel? Don’t forget about immunizations

Planning international travel? Don’t forget about immunizations

Measles kills 400 children in the world every day. It is very contagious and travels easily from one continent to another. But, there is something you can do…

Influenza (flu): What you need to know

Influenza (flu): What you need to know

Your child has been home from school for three days with a cough, runny nose, and fever. You’ve had to miss work to take care of him and…

Adults need vaccines too

Adults need vaccines too

Vaccines are an important part of keeping kids healthy but did you know that adults need vaccines, too? Even if you were fully vaccinated as a child, your…

Back to School: Get them ready with vaccinations

Back to School: Get them ready with vaccinations

Have you scheduled a back-to-school doctor visit for your preteen or teen? As kids get older, the protection from some of their childhood vaccines begins to wear off.…

Get free or low-cost vaccines through the UUAV program

Get free or low-cost vaccines through the UUAV program

Aminata Kamara knows how important it is that her children are up-to-date on all of their shots so that they are protected from dangerous diseases. She also knows…

What you need to know about infant immunization

What you need to know about infant immunization

Vaccines are a very important part of protecting your children and yourself from some serious diseases. Anyone who has seen a person die or get very sick from…

Planning international travel? Don’t forget about immunizations

Planning international travel? Don’t forget about immunizations

Measles kills 400 children in the world every day. It is very contagious and travels easily from one continent to another. But, there is something you can do…