Somali Muslims in Maine | Religion & Ethics Newsweekly

Somali Muslims in Maine | Religion & Ethics Newsweekly
Somali Muslims in Maine | Religion & Ethics Newsweekly
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In recent years, more than 1,000 Somalis have moved to Lewiston, Maine. At first, Lewiston's mainly white, working class residents were accepting of their new neighbors, but as more and more Somalis streamed into the former mill town, tensions began to flare between longtime residents and the new immigrants. This video fromĀ  Religion & Ethics Newsweekly looks at this controversial migration and its impact on the community.

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