Insight News applauds the vitality and intensity of our new African-American brothers and sisters who make up the exponentially growing Somali community. We celebrate the resolve to excel in businesses and entrepreneurship, in education and workforce development, in promoting healthy family and community lifestyles, in cultural and artistic endeavors, and, most importantly, in civic engagement and political life.
Insight acknowledges and embraces Somali political activism and leadership by endorsing Mohamud Noor for Minnesota House of Representatives, District 60B.
Noor champions accessible education for children and affordable higher education, healthcare, housing, economic development, jobs, racial justice and environmental justice.
Noor has demonstrated leadership and resolve both as a leader with the Confederation of Somalis in Minnesota, and as former member of the Minneapolis Board of Education. His vision and strategy is consistently broad-based and collaborative. He builds effective bridges with the legacy African-American community and reflects the truism of the day, “We are better, together.”