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Rep. Ilhan Omar's Daughter, Isra Hirsi, Suspended From Barnard

Posted on AllSides April 20th, 2024
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Isra Hirsi, the daughter of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), was suspended from Barnard College this week over her participation in a pro-Palestinian protest.

Hirsi, a junior at Barnard, the women’s college connected to Columbia University, is an organizer with Apartheid Divest, a student coalition that has been pressing the university to cut ties with companies that support Israel. The group had set up an encampment at the university.

Hirsi said she was one of three students who were suspended.

“I have never been reprimanded or received any disciplinary warnings,” she...

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