Columbia suspends Ilhan Omar's daughter after pro-Palestine protest | 18 April 2024 | Rep. Ilhan Omar's (D-Minn.) daughter Isra Hirsi announced Thursday she had been suspended from college after taking part in an unauthorized pro-Palestine protest on campus. "i'm an organizer with CU Apartheid Divest @ColumbiaSJP, in my 3 years at @BarnardCollege i have never been reprimanded or received any disciplinary warnings," Hirsi said on social platform X. "i just received notice that i am 1 of 3 students suspended for standing in solidarity with Palestinians facing a genocide," she added. Columbia University noted that Hirsi is a student at Barnard College, which is connected to Columbia but has some independence.

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