Abdi Nor, a Somali refugee, wins the U.S. lottery


This American life features a great podcast featuring Abdi Nor, who wins the U.S. green card lottery, called Abdi and the Golden Ticket. The hour piece follows his personal and bureaucratic journey toward ‘cashing in’ this lottery win. Abdi takes us through life from Mogadishu to Nairobi to the current day. As a bonus, the transcript to the show can be found here.