Monday, May 01, 2017

Ayaan Hirsi Ali: The Challenge of Dawa - Political Islam as Ideology and Movement and How to Counter It (re-post)

To visit the website of the AHA Foundation, founded by Ayaan Hirsi Ali, kindly click on this link:

http://www.theahafoundation.org/

To follow her on twitter, kindly click on this link:

https://twitter.com/ayaan

To read the entire report, kindly click on this link:

http://www.hoover.org/sites/default/files/research/docs/ali_challengeofdawa_final_web.pdf

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. She served as a Member of the Dutch Parliament from 2003 to 2006. While in Parliament, she focused on furthering the integration of non-Western immigrants into Dutch society, and on defending the rights of Muslim women. She has written several books including Infidel (2007), Nomad: from Islam to America, a Personal Journey through the Clash of Civilizations (2010) and Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now (2015). Prior to joining the Hoover Institution, she was a Fellow at the Belfer Center’s Future of Diplomacy Project at Harvard University, and a Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC. She received her Master’s degree in Political Science from Leiden University in the Netherlands.