Ayaan Hirsi Ali now accepting donations for security

In response to the numerous private citizens who have expressed interest in helping Ms. Hirsi Ali fund her security detail, the Ayaan Hirsi Ali Security Trust has been established. … Ayaan Hirsi Ali, former Dutch parliamentarian and an outspoken defender of women's rights in Islamic societies, is at risk from a variety of extremist threats in both Europe and the United States. … Providing Financial Assistance for Ayaan Hirsi Ali's Security Detail…

Ayaan Hirsi Ali at Harvard: “What are they learning here?”

" Here Ayaan asked "I really wonder what you (referring to all the grad students) are doing here" It was along the lines of "What are they teaching you anyway? … At this point, given the overt hostility of the questioner, Ayaan noted that debate and criticism of Islam is not the same as attacking Islam. … " Ayaan was amused…

Pittsburgh Muslim cleric: Ayaan Hirsi Ali must die

Ayaan Hirsi Ali had to flee Europe because Islamists had made it unsafe for her to live there. … A community debate over religious freedom surfaced in Western Pennsylvania last week when Dutch feminist author Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a Somali refugee who has lived under the threat of death for denouncing her Muslim upbringing, made an appearance at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown…

Video: Admiral McRaven’s top ten tips for college graduates

To cleanse the palate, not merely for the day, but for this entire silly season of commendable commencement speakers like Condi Rice and Ayaan Hirsi Ali getting the boot because of a handful of petulant students so brainwashed with their own self-righteousness that they cannot quite come to terms with the hypocrisy inherent in their own definition of "tolerance…

Quotes of the day

Ayaan Hirsi Ali has been a beacon of light for women in the Islamic world, speaking truth to a patriarchy that is the foundation of this worldwide religion. … Ayaan Hirsi Ali has just released this statement in response to Brandeis University's decision to rescind her invitation to receive an honorary degree … Facing growing criticism, Brandeis University said Tuesday that it had reversed course and would not award an honorary degree to Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a campaigner for women's rights and a fierce critic of Islam, who has called the religion "a destructive, nihilistic cult of death."…