Filter By:



Research Team

Use comma-separated ID numbers for each author

Support the Hoover Institution

Join the Hoover Institution's community of supporters in advancing ideas defining a free society.

Support Hoover

Blank Section (Placeholder)Featured

The Libertarian: France, Immigration, And The EU

via Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Wednesday, April 26, 2017

What French elections tell us about the future trajectory of Europe.

In the News

Activist Finds Silence On Genital Mutilation Case Depressing, Predictable

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Chicago Tribune
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Imagine what the American left would do if conservative Republican Christians engaged in a barbaric practice to mutilate little girls, to kill off their sexual desire while leaving them fertile when they come of age.

Analysis and Commentary

Finally, FGM Is On Trial In America

by Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Daily Beast
Monday, April 24, 2017

Twenty-six states have yet to outlaw female genital mutilation, making the job of law enforcement and prosecutors so much harder.

In the News

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Little Girls Are Being Mutilated And Sacrificed At The Altar Of Identity Politics In America

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Townhall
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Wednesday night activist Ayaan Hirsi Ali made an appearance on Fox News to discuss the horrific case of a Detroit doctor performing illegal female genital mutilation (FGM) on girls as young as six-years-old. Ali was a victim of the practice as a girl in Somalia and has dedicated her life to reforming Islam, specifically in the area of women's rights.


Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Eliminating Female Genital Mutilation Should Be A Priority

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Real Clear Politics
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali talks about the practice of female genital mutilation, which is shockingly common among certain Muslim communities. She has started a foundation which is lobbying state governments to make the practice punishable by law. 

In the News

We Think Bullets Will Defeat Radical Islam’s Ideas - Wrong

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Tunku Varadarajanvia Cape May County Herald
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The civilized world naturally believes that the bombing and slaughter of innocent civilians by Islamic terrorists is atrocious. In an interview with Ayaan Hirsi Ali published in the Wall Street Journal April 27, 2017, by Tunku Varadarajan of Stanford University’s Hoover Institute, we are now told terrorism is only a tactic in a much larger ideological war; Islam can take America from the inside, and if we don’t act, Shariah Law will govern the country.


Ayaan Hirsi Ali On What The Future Holds For Muslim Women

by Ayaan Hirsi Alivia National Review
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The noted feminist advocate imagines how Islam's treatment of women could evolve in the years ahead.

In the News

Maajid Nawaz: The Important Reason Why We Need Blasphemy

quoting Ayaan Hirsi Alivia LBC Radio
Saturday, April 15, 2017

Progress can never be made if we can't satirise Islam, says Maajid Nawaz.

God, Man, and the State: A Conversation with Rabbi Meir Soloveichik

Friday, May 5, 2017
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosts "God, Man, and the State: A Conversation with Rabbi Meir Soloveichik" on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 11:30am - 1:00pm EST. 

In the News

‘We’ve Had Life Of Brian, Now We Need Life Of Muhammad’

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia The Times
Saturday, April 15, 2017

[Subscription Required] Winning the ideological battle is the only way to defeat radical Islam, says Ayaan Hirsi Ali.


Virtues Task Force