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Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a Spectator contributing editor.

Politics

Energy is the most important issue in the world

Gas prices are climbing, Russia is building pipelines, yet we’re focused instead on appeasing climate activists

By Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Politics

Wokeness is the return of white supremacy

If white supremacists are racist because they put race at the center of all human interaction, what are the woke?

By Ayaan Hirsi Ali

International

Why the West is best

Western civilization may not be perfect, we haven’t seen anything like it anywhere else in human history

By Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Europe

When migrants come, their culture does too

Politicians and the media have done their best to downplay the post-2015 wave of harassment and assaults

By Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Europe

The significance of Macron’s war on Islamism

In foreign policy, he could tackle the ideological extremism that is disseminated by the governments of Qatar and Turkey

By Ayaan Hirsi Ali

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