While the national political climate has grown hostile to immigrants, Minnesota needs them more than ever, says a U of M study.
In Minnesota, home to more than 150,000 Muslim-Americans, hundreds of families have been affected by the travel ban.
The Trump administration order created chaos for hundreds of refugees and permanent residents who were scheduled to arrive over the weekend — including one Minnesota family.
Larry Yungk traveled to Minneapolis recently for the opening of a photo exhibition at the American Swedish Institute called “Where the Children Sleep.”
How the president’s key immigration plans might affect Minnesota — and what elected officials have said they will do to respond to Trump’s orders.
Filipinos for Immigrant Rights in Minnesota was formed give voice to Filipino-Minnesotans in the increasingly divisive debate over immigration.
Minnesota’s colleges and universities employ a variety of strategies for helping students who might be overwhelmed by the demands of college life.
The birthday is so common among Somali-Americans and within other immigrant communities that it draws waves of inside jokes on social media.
With a new administration in White House and new lawmakers in the State Capitol, immigration issues will remain crucial in 2017.
Pha sits down with MinnPost to talk about her long journey to politics, her writing experience and what she plans to bring to the table as an elected official.
St. John the Evangelist, which sits on a corner near Summit Avenue in St. Paul, is one of several churches that have partnered with the Minnesota Council of Churches in co-sponsoring refugee families.
After Trump was elected president, MinnPost spoke with three Muslim-Americans about how the community has responded to the news.
This is hardly the first time that Minnesota has provided election materials in foreign languages. In fact, the state first did so in 1896.
“Muslim girls want to play sports,” says Asiya founder Fatimah Hussein. “They want to do what other girls are doing. But there are barriers.”
MinnPost sat down with Immigration Law Center of Minnesota Executive Director John Keller to look at the status and history of TPS — and how it’s different from any other immigration status.
The message was created by the school’s College Republicans during the annual “Paint the Bridge” event on Friday.
Maiv PAC hopes to elevate the political clout of Hmong-Americans and immigrant women in Minnesota by raising money for candidates — and by holding them accountable.
The decision was detailed in a presidential memorandum from the White House announcing an 18-month extension for Liberian immigrants with temporary residency status.
Several groups are leveraging the Republican nominee’s words in their efforts to register more of Minnesota’s Latino community to vote in November.
The program, launched in 2013, uses digital tools to help people record their stories – whether they are recent immigrants or refugees from Latin America or Asia or the descendants of European immigrants.