Tag: Minnesota

Did Minnesota Schools Make Arabic Classes Mandatory?

A site posing as satire often pushes racial rumors.
On June 25, 2019, the junk news site Taters Gonna Tate falsely reported that schools in Minnesota were teaching mandatory Arabic classes.

The story falsely claims that students must learn Arabic in order to graduate because, “After Obama allowed hundreds of thousands of Somali refugees to enter the USA and settle down in Minnesota, that state’s ethnic landscape changed radically.”…MORE: FACT

Minnesota high school senior accepted to all 8 Ivy League schools

“I was very surprised,” Munira Khalif, senior at Mounds Park Academy, said. “The best part for me was being able to call family members on the phone and to hear their excitement. This was truly a blessing from God.”

The 8 Ivy League schools are Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University and Yale University. In addition, Khalif was accepted to Stanford, Georgetown, and the University of Minnesota…more  myfoxtwincities

Contemporary Minnesota Muslim Women

 by: Zafar Siddiqui In celebration of Women’s History Month we will look at contemporary Minnesota Muslim women who founded or lead non-profit organizations, excel in academics, are media personalities, or leaders in politics. This list is merely a sampling of the…