Religion and Society: The Harmonious City of the United States Ruled by Muslim Americans

  • By Zhaoyin Feng
  • BBC News, Michigan

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Strolling down Main Street in Hamtramck, Michigan feels like traveling around the world.

In addition to a Yemeni department store and a Bangladeshi clothing store, you will find a Polish sausage shop and an Eastern European bakery. Church bells ring along with the Islamic call to prayer.

“The world in two square kilometers”: Hamtramck lives up to its slogan, with some thirty languages ​​spoken over an area of ​​5 km2.

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