THE HILL Clyburn came to Omar's defense Wednesday lamenting that many of the media reports surrounding the recent controversy have omitted mentioning that Omar who was born in Somalia had to flee the country to escape violence and spent four years in a Kenyan refugee camp before coming to the United States Her experience Clyburn argued is much more empirical- and powerful- than that of people who are generations removed from the Holocaust Japanese internment camps during World War II and the other violent episodes that have marked history 'm serious about that There are people who tell me 'Well my parents are Holocaust survivors' 'My parents did this' It's more personal with her Clyburn said l've talked to her and I can tell you she is living through a lot of pain In the rush to defend Ilhan democrats tell Holocaust survivors denouncing her to check their privilege Meme

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