Young, hip, Somali poets discuss the beauty of Poet Nation.

Hersi from Poet Nation explains where his poetry comes from.

This is a trailer for the Voices of Dadaab documentary about a young college student’s return to the Dadaab Refugee Camp in Kenya where he spent 5 years as a child. The film also shows recent newcomers from Somalia and those who have lived in Dadaab for twenty years and how they have made the best of their circumstances.

On Saturday, August 27th, 2011 a fundraiser for the Somali famine started at Profile Center on University Ave SE, Minneapolis and walked all the way to the State Capitol in St. Paul.