Columbia University

Mic cuts out as graduating student tells Columbia to act over Gaza

Mic cuts out as graduating student tells Columbia to act over Gaza

  • Saham David Ahmed Ali demanded the college call for a ceasefire in the war-torn enclave, reveal its business dealings with companies linked to Israel
  • Microphone cut out mid-speech, leading to fellow graduates booing and chanting ‘let her speak’
  • Columbia has witnessed serious protests in recent weeks, with hundreds of students arrested
By Arab News ·