Afrikan Perspectives, african unity afrikan unity africa unite afrika unite | Ilhan Omar: First female Somali American lawmaker

Ilhan Omar: First female Somali American lawmaker

New York, the United States – An election that won Donald Trump the White House and gave Republicans control of Congress was an unlikely moment for the United States to also get its first Somali American legislator in the form of headscarf-wearing Ilhan Omar. Omar, a 34-year-old refugee from Somalia’s bullet-ridden capital, Mogadishu, won a seat…

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2016 Afrikan Perspectives

Reply

Art, Music & Entertainment Beauty & Fashion Black Watch Business & Economics Education Food & Dining Food Security Gaia Health & Wellness History & Culture Law & Order Opinion Politics Science & Technology Spirit & Purpose Travel
What Is Black Friday And When Does It Start?
Dee Rees on Recruiting Mary J. Blige for ‘Mudbound’: ‘I Grew Up Listening to Her Music’
Sarah Huckabee Sanders GOOFS Big Time, Thinks President Kennedy And JFK Were Two Different People
American Revolution Waged For Slavery – Empire Files (Video)
The Racial Wealth Gap Explained in 90 Seconds (Animated Video)
Africans In Science – Dr.Ivan Van Sertima – Video
Anonymous Declares War on the Alt-Right in New Video