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Ayaan Hirsi Ali Discusses the Need for Western Feminists to Tackle Harmful Traditional Practices

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses the need for Western feminists to tackle harmful traditional practices and discusses the AHA Foundation’s programs including legislative advocacy and the training of law enforcement officials. Read more here: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/ayaan-hirsi-ali-fights-radical-islams-real-war-on-women/article/2556984

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Time for Thanks

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses what she’s thankful for, saying “For us women in the US, in the West, we take all of [our] rights for granted. We have an obligation to help our fellow women in small and big ways. In the US, many of the same injustices (honor violence, forced marriage, female genital mutilation) are happening here as well despite our laws. I am grateful that I have been able to give back to women and girls by founding the AHA Foundation to bring awareness to these abuses.” Read more here: http://time.com/3595656/ayaan-hirsi-ali-time-for-thanks/

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The US Department of Health and Human Services will undertake a major study on female genital mutilation (FGM), confirmed Cathy Russell, the US ambassador for global women’s issues. This was the result of an effort spearheaded by FGM activist Jaha Dukureh.

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The US Department of Health and Human Services will undertake a major study on female genital mutilation (FGM), confirmed Cathy Russell, the US ambassador for global women’s issues. This was the result of an effort spearheaded by FGM activist Jaha Dukureh. Read more here: http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/jul/22/white-house-us-female-genital-mutilation

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“American Muslims from across the country share their stories of love and marriage as a matter of choice — as it should be.”

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“American Muslims from across the country share their stories of love and marriage as a matter of choice — as it should be.” Read more here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/engy-abdelkader/force-or-choice-american-muslim-marriages_b_5538798.html

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Summertime in the US means “vacation cutting” season is upon us. Immigrants who come to the US from countries that practice female genital mutilation (FGM) sometimes send their daughters back to their countries of origin to have them undergo the procedure.

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Summertime in the US means “vacation cutting” season is upon us. Immigrants who come to the US from countries that practice female genital mutilation (FGM) sometimes send their daughters back to their countries of origin to have them undergo the procedure. Read more here: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/11/us/a-fight-as-us-girls-face-genital-cutting-abroad.html?hp&_r=0

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali: U.S. Has Power to Stop Execution of Sudanese Woman Jailed for Being Christian

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali appeared on the Kelly File to discuss the Sudanese woman jailed for apostasy. View the clip here.

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Hirsi Ali: Outrage Over Kidnapped Nigerian Girls Delayed Because of Ideological Sensitivities

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Ayaan discusses the kidnapping of Nigerian school girls on the Kelly File. View the clip here.

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali Discusses the Kidnapping of Schoolgirls by Boko Haram in the WSJ

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses the kidnapping of schoolgirls by Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram. Read more here.

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In the Wall Street Journal, founder of the AHA Foundation Ayaan Hirsi Ali calls on universities to break with orthodoxy and embrace critical thinking to improve the state of women’s rights.

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In the Wall Street Journal, founder of the AHA Foundation Ayaan Hirsi Ali calls on universities to break with orthodoxy and embrace critical thinking to improve the state of women’s rights.

Read Ayaan’s piece here: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304512504579493410287663906

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In her own words, Ayaan Hirsi Ali responds to the public statement of Brandeis University.

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In her own words, Ayaan Hirsi Ali responds to the public statement of Brandeis University. Read her response here: http://wwsg.com/response-by-ayaan-hirsi-ali-to-the-statement-from-brandeis-university

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