Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and founder of the AHA Foundation. She served as a member of the Dutch Parliament from 2003 to 2006.
She was born in Mogadishu, Somalia in 1969. As a young child, she was subjected to female genital mutilation. As she grew up...
Hoover research fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s new book is Prey: Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women’s Rights. It examines the sharp rise in the number of sexual assaults in Western Europe that coincides with the sharp rise in illegal immigration from Muslim-majority countries.
As the United States and the world embark on fraught conversations about race, history, law enforcement, and the underpinnings of our very civilization, Ayaan Hirsi Ali joins Peter Robinson for an enlightening conversation.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses the increase in sexual violence targeting women in Europe and related to immigration.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali talks with Abigail Shrier about the sudden surge of teenage girls coming forward with gender dysphoria.
Prey: Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women’s Rights, Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s book on the explosion of sexual violence and harassment in Europe, was published in early 2021. Since then, the book has sparked a worldwide discussion online and offline about the immigration of huge numbers of mostly young Muslim men to European cities and its effect on the women who live there.
Women’s rights activists Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Asra Nomani have accused four female Democratic senators of ignoring them during a committee hearing last week, complaining the lawmakers did not ask them a single question.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali talks about her background, life, Islamic women’s rights, and the issues she is currently working on.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses her foundation and how they help women, children, and the most vulnerable members of society.
Ayaan Hirsi Ali was welcomed with a standing ovation Monday night as she held a discussion “The Market for Victimhood,” at the University of Colorado Boulder.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses presidential candidate Joe Biden's comments on encouraging and supporting (even to the point of violence) Sharia Law if he becomes president.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali talks about Islamic terrorism and recent attacks in France, the extremism of the "woke" left, her life story and journey to America, Critical Race Theory, Black Lives Matter, the MeToo movement and more...
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses how multiculturalism has failed women.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali talks about how woke culture is destroying classical liberalism, how elites are finally acknowledging that immigration in Europe is backfiring, and how immigration policies in Europe have negatively impacted women's rights and made Europe less safe for women.
Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Somali-Born Activist On French Politician's Warning Of The 'Terrible Ideology' Known As 'Cancel Culture'
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali says French leaders have 'every right to worry' about the 'cancel culture,' which she describes as an 'ideology of racism' and sexism.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses her book Prey and imagines a new future that protects and advances the rights of women around the world.
Join us as Ayaan Hirsi Ali and journalist Bari Weiss describe her research in Prey and imagines a new future that protects and advances the rights of women around the world.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses her new book, Prey, which recounts many of the ways in which European nations have either struggled or outright failed to assimilate the largely Muslim population.
Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses immigration, the changing safety of women in public (particularly in areas of Europe), clashing values of western cultures and Islam, win-win propositions, and many more career-ending topics.