Ayaan Hirsi Ali

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Ali is currently a fellow at the neoconservative American Enterprise Institute.

She has advocated for the closing of all Muslim schools in the US, in blatant violation of Constitutional rights: "All Muslim schools. Close them down. Yeah, that sounds absolutist. I think 10 years ago things were different, but now the jihadi genie is out of the bottle."[1] – an argument which plays off of the popular right-wing trope that Islamic fundamentalism is far more of a danger to the US than Christian fundamentalism, when the truth is the reverse.






  • 2015/04/03 [L..T] Fatwah envy, again "Both of these people are committing a kind of rhetorical extortion, using the threat of murder elsewhere as a club to silence those who strive for respect and dignity in their lives. And in that sense both Ali and Cotton are happily exploiting atrocities to justify continued injustices."


  1. 2007-10-10 'The Trouble Is the West': Ayaan Hirsi Ali on Islam, immigration, civil liberties, and the fate of the West