The City That Offers Sharia-Compliant Loans to Muslim Business Owners

The City That Offers Sharia-Compliant Loans to Muslim Business Owners Inside the Karmel Square shopping mall in southwest Minneapolis, women wearing headscarves paint customers’ feet with henna. Others sell beaded caftans in narrow stalls. On the first floor, shopkeepers kneel toward Mecca to pray. Somali entrepreneurs in the neighborhood have transformed an abandoned machinery warehouse …