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Minneapolis city council candidate Mohamoud Hassan drops out of race

A large field of candidates for the vacant Minneapolis City Council Sixth Ward has shrank by one as Mohamoud Hassan, a Somali-American activist announced...

How an African-born student leader’s swift action triggered police reform in...

Jael Kerandi is only 21 years old, but she has made the kind of impact that takes many social justice advocates decades to achieve. When...

Councilman Warsame to launch exclusive column in Mshale

The first Somali-American to win a municipal election in the United States, Councilman Abdi Warsame of Minneapolis, will debut a new column called “Councilman's...

Abdi Warsame becomes first African-born Minneapolis City Council member

Abdi Warsame today (Nov. 5) became the first person born in Africa to become a Minneapolis City Council member. He beat incumbent Robert Lilligren...

Somali professionals propel Warsame to top tier of money getters in...

Cab drivers, IT workers and a host of the self-employed have catapulted Minneapolis City Council candidate Abdi Warsame to the top tier of candidates...