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Kamala Harris, Speak Up. Don’t Be Silent On Women’s Rights.

by Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Asra Q. Nomanivia The New York Times
Thursday, June 22, 2017

Last week, Senator Kamala Harris, a Democrat from California, made headlines when Republican senators interrupted her at a hearing of the Senate Intelligence Committee while she interrogated Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The clip of the exchange went viral; journalists, politicians and everyday Americans debated what the shushing signified about our still sexist culture.

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Sorry Ladies, You'e The Wrong Kind Of Muslims

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia American Spectator
Thursday, June 22, 2017

The two women invited to the Dirksen Senate Office Building last week seemed like the kind of expert witnesses any Democrat, especially a female Democrat, would love. Both have become respected academics, authors, and activists for women’s rights. Both are outspoken critics of religious extremism. Both are Muslims, and both are critical of Muslim extremism, and for way too many Democrats that point of view is not legitimate.

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali Just Laid The Smackdown On A Sharia Law Advocate

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Media Research Center Network
Friday, June 16, 2017

People in power who have no understanding of Islam or Sharia Law are constantly attempting to downplay some of the more radical aspects of the Muslim religion. But for some Sharia survivors, the truth seems pretty clear.

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Testimony on Ideology and Terror

by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali's testimony before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali To Congress: Political Islam 'Incompatible With The US Constitution'

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Breitbart.com
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Political Islam, focused on establishing an unfree society ruled by strict sharia law, is “fundamentally incompatible” with the U.S. Constitution and the overall “foundation of the American way of life,” declared Ayaan Hirsi Ali, an expert at the Hoover Institution think tank, during a Senate panel hearing.

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali On Ideology and Terror: Understanding The Tools, Tactics, And Techniques Of Violent Extremism

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali testified at a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing yesterday on understanding the tools, tactics, and techniques used by violent extremists. 

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Two Women Activists Testify On Capitol Hill About The Extremist Ideology ‘Within The House Of Islam’

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia The New York Times
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Asra Q. Nomani and Ayaan Hirsi Ali, both supporting Muslim reform, will speak about the roots of terrorism at a U.S. Senate hearing. 

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Violent Extremism

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia C-SPAN
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali testifies at a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on understanding the tools, tactics, and techniques used by violent extremists.

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The Challenge of Dawa: Political Islam as Ideology and Movement and How to Counter it

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Hoover Institution
Sunday, April 23, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali calls for decoupling political aims from the religion of Islam to combat growing radicalism. She also discusses counterterrorism strategy, which she argues should focus on battling the ideas that spread radicalism rather than the radicals themselves.

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Tackle Islam Or Face Civil War

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Politico
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

‘Political correctness is counterproductive,’ says prominent critic of Islam, a decade after quitting Dutch politics.

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