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Ayaan Hirsi Ali And Asra Q. Nomani Respond To Readers

by Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Asra Q. Nomanivia The New York Times
Friday, June 23, 2017

Last week, Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Asra Q. Nomani testified before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. During the hearing, they weren’t asked any questions about political Islam by the Democratic women on the panel — an experience they argue is emblematic of a troubling trend among progressives to overlook the brutal reality of Islamist extremism.


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.