We are in the midst of a grassroots populist movement designed to rebalance the tilted economic scales in our country. Fast food workers across America aren't waiting on Congress to raise their pay, they’re taking matters into their own hands.
The remittances, or money transfers, help form the backbone of the economy in Somalia. But over the last decade, many American banks quit working with Somali money transfer operators over fears of breaking anti-terrorism laws.
Recently Keith was targeted by a right-wing blogger who claimed I endorsed repealing the Second Amendment during an appearance on Real Time with Bill Maher. Here is Keith's response via an Op-Ed on The Huffington Post.