Somalia: Meet Two Young Somali-American Women Who Won City Council Seats in Maine and Minnesota

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[This is Africa] Despite ugly smear campaigns to discredit them, violent threats and racist comments 23-year-olds Safiya Khalid and Nadia Mohamed who are both former refugees still managed to secure historic victories by becoming the first Somali-Americans elected to the city council of Lewiston, Maine and St Louis Park, Minnesota respectively.


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