Location: * Midwest, Minnesota
Beat: Photojournalist focusing on Hmong Somali and Latino communities
Position: In 2017, nearly half a million foreign-born immigrants called Minnesota home, comprising nine percent of the population. This photojournalist captures the cultures and communities of immigrant Minnesotans. At a time when immigrants are targets of hateful rhetoric in politics and some media, more accurate and nuanced stories, photographs and video that present the reality of what it means to be an immigrant in Minnesota are more crucial than ever.
Reporter: Jaida Grey Eagle