How America is melting in its pot

August 04, 2016

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People light candles on the ground

People in St. Paul, Minnesota, light candles to remember Philando Castile in front of the governor's mansion on July 14, 2016. Many of the people who protest police shootings in Minnesota are immigrants or the children of immigrants from Somalia.

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Rupa Shenoy/PRI

(Season 2, Episode 1) Young Somali refugees are claiming a black identity, joining with the Black Lives Matter movement, and rejecting what they’ve been told about African Americans. 

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