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


The Ayaan Hirsi Ali You Don't Know

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Femsplainers Podcast
Monday, June 4, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali talks about her background, life, Islamic women’s rights, and the issues she is currently working on.

In the News

The Politically Correct Vision Of 'Pope Francis: A Man of His Word'

quoting Thomas Sowellvia Christian Post
Friday, May 25, 2018

"Pope Francis: A Man of His Word" is a documentary depicting the worldview of Pope Francis on a number of social, spiritual and political issues. Rather than telling Pope Francis's life story, the documentary takes a philosophical and sometimes political approach.


Ayaan Hirsi Ali On The Jamie Weinstein Show

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia National Review
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali talks about President Trump, how her views on Islam have changed, the challenge of DAWA, and much more.

Analysis and Commentary

Why We Hesitate To Protect Girls From FGM In The United States

by Ayaan Hirsi Alivia The AHA Foundation
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

One year ago, news broke that an American doctor was charged in Detroit federal criminal court for performing genital mutilation on young girls. Since then, the case has uncovered a web of secrecy and abuse with seven more charged and up to 100 girls potentially victimized. 

In the News

FGM Shouldn’t Have A Place In The U.S. — Or Anywhere

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Independent Women's Forum
Monday, May 21, 2018

The AHA Foundation, led by Ayaan Hirsi Ali, just released a report, “Why We Hesitate to Protect Girls from FGM in the United States,” arguing that we need to focus more attention on the issue of female genital mutilation (FGM).

Abbas Milani 2018
Blank Section (Placeholder)

Septuagenarian Men, Young Women, and the Social Media in Iran: Prospects of Democracy in a Despotic Iran

featuring Abbas Milanivia Fellow Talks
Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Abbas Milani, Research Fellow, gives a talk titles "Septuagenarian Men, Young Women, and the Social Media in Iran: Prospects of Democracy in a Despotic Iran."

Blank Section (Placeholder)

Weaponized Words

by Charles Hillvia Hoover Digest
Friday, April 20, 2018

The revolution will be televised—and tweeted, and posted, and Instagrammed. Language is today’s truly disruptive technology.

In the News

Why Is It Hard For Middle Eastern Christians To Support Israel?

featuring Samuel Tadrosvia Mosaic Magazine
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

To an outside observer Israel might seem a natural ally for the Middle East’s various Christian groups. But in fact many Middle Eastern Christians are hostile to, or profess hostility toward, the Jewish state.

Mousque of Al-aqsa in Old Town - Jerusalem, Israel
In the News

How Can Western Christians Support Both Israel And Middle East Christians?

quoting Samuel Tadrosvia Christian Post (DC)
Friday, April 6, 2018

Contrary to conventional wisdom, supporting both Israel and Christians in the Middle East simultaneously are not mutually exclusive despite the recent moves of certain religious and political leaders, scholars say.

Uncommon Knowledge new logo 1400 x 1400
Blank Section (Placeholder)

“To Change the Church” With Ross Douthat

interview with Ross Douthatvia Uncommon Knowledge
Wednesday, April 4, 2018


Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism. 



Virtues Task Force