Serving the 5th District of Minnesota
Congresswoman Omar is a Midwest Regional Whip of the Democratic Caucus and the Whip of the Congressional Progressive Caucus. She is a member of the LGBT Equality Caucus, Congressional Black Caucus, Women’s Caucus, and Pro-Choice Caucus.
Somali Women: A Bibliography
Akou, Heather M. The Politics of Dress in Somali Culture. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2011.
Dirie, Waris and Jeanne D'Haem. Desert Dawn. London: Virago, 2012.
Dirie, Waris and Cathleen Miller. Desert Flower: The Extraordinary Life of a Desert Nomad. New York: Virago, 2011.
Dirie, Waris and Corinna Milborn. Desert Children. London: Virago, 2007.
Hawa, Abdi and Sarah J. Robbins. Keeping Hope Alive: One Woman: 90,000 Lives Changed. New York: Grand Central Pub, 2013.
Hirsi, Ali A. The Caged Virgin: An Emancipation Proclamation for Women and Islam. New York: Free Press, 2008.
Hirsi, Ali A. Infidel. New York: Atria Paperback, 2013.
Hirsi, Ali A. Nomad: From Islam to America-a Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations. New York: Atria Paperback, 2013.
Maxamed, Faarax M. and Sergio Drumond. The Great Escape: How a Few Somali Girls Changed the World After Escaping from the Bondage of Female Circumcision: A Short Story. Alexandria, VA: Somali Media Company, 2014.
Mire, Soraya. The Girl with Three Legs. Chicago: Lawrence Hill Books, 2011.