Comments for: New book tells of Somali experience in Maine

Posted July 07, 2011, at 7:14 p.m.

BELFAST | When thousands of Somali refugees began settling in Lewiston in 2002, the city was not prepared — with the mayor at one point writing a now-infamous open letter to the newcomers asking them to stop coming. The resulting culture clashes between Lewiston and the Somali community at …

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