Ayaan Hirsi Ali books

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a Somali-born Dutch-American activist, feminist, author, scholar and former politician.


One of the biggest lessons for me from this book is that so many bad ideas that lead to authoritarian consequences begin with good intentions.
It was written almost 20 years ago now, and it seems as if [the author's] hypothesis is getting more and more credit than Francis Fukuyama’s (The End of History) about what the world will look like.
The story of a man who grew up as the son of a prominent person in Hamas, immersed in the doctrine and the suicide killings. But he ends up living in a US suburb and completely adopting American values.