British Somalis: nomads no more

By Nadifa Mohamed - Mo Farah's glorious gold medal symbolises the emergence of Britain's Somali community - For most of my childhood in London people were confused by me. They would look at me askance and ask, "Are you Pakistani or Jamaican?" "I'm from Somalia," I would reply irritably, receiving a blank look before the inevitable response: "Where's that, then?"
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British Somalis: nomads no more

After Mo Farah

Article 21 May 2021 10:14

I read your article on Foreign Policy with keen eyes and interest. While whining from public officials does not deserve response from any sensible citizen of the Republic of Somalia, I felt compelled to counter false narrative with more objective analysis.