Feb 13, 2015 ijeoma commented on Why Seattle Should Give a Damn About Somali Remittances.
@20: Most of those listed are closed, and the rest are all one bank, with one branch.
Feb 11, 2015 ijeoma commented on Why Seattle Should Give a Damn About Somali Remittances.
@2 @5 Also, traditional merchants like Western Union do not operate there due to lack of security.
Feb 11, 2015 ijeoma commented on Why Seattle Should Give a Damn About Somali Remittances.
#2 Shotsix: Somalia is a cash based economy with no banks. Actual cash has to be sent.
Feb 11, 2015 ijeoma commented on Why Seattle Should Give a Damn About Somali Remittances.
Great Question Callie! Definitely check out the hashtag #IFundFoodNotTerror. Also, senators are lobbying John Kerry to step in, this needs to be handled on a government level. I'm checking to see if there is currently a petition headed his way that people can sign.
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Jul 7, 2011 ijeoma commented on My Father Is an African Immigrant and My Mother Is a White Girl from Kansas and I Am Not the President of the United States.
@28: Way to jump to conclusions. His two children are from his first marriage and he is a devoted father who was their primary caretaker for most of their lives.

Your desire to see the worst is sad.