Ayaan Hirsi Ali and AHA Foundation in the News


August 17, 2022

Founder of AHA Foundation, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Reacts to the Salman Rushdie Attack in The Washington Post and UnHerd

Our founder Ayaan Hirsi Ali responded to the horrific attack on Salman Rushdie in both The Washington Post […]
August 11, 2022

It’s time for feminists to say #MenToo – Ayaan Hirsi Ali in The Spectator World

Let me be clear: I am a committed feminist and a passionate supporter of the Enlightenment and its […]
August 11, 2022

Four women I adore – Matt Krauss in the Rutland Herald

Former legislator Matt Krauss discusses four women he adores, including our Founder Ayaan Hirsi Ali. Read the full […]
July 18, 2022

Students reveal ‘forbidden lessons’ taught at anti-woke University of Austin – New York Post

The New York Post published an article discussing UATX’s (aka the University of Austin) recent summer school, at […]
July 14, 2022

The New Founders America Needs – Bari Weiss on UATX and Ayaan Hirsi Ali

There are nearly 4,000 universities in the United States. Many of them have massive endowments and histories that […]
July 5, 2022

Our universities need a revolution – Ayaan Hirsi Ali in UnHerd

What is the point of university? It used to be, when Harvard was founded in 1636, “to advance […]
June 27, 2022

AHA Founder Ayaan Hirsi Ali Teaches Young People About Free Speech and Critical Thinking at UATX Forbidden Courses Summer Program in Dallas, Texas

Published 7/6/2022 In June, our Founder Ayaan Hirsi Ali taught a class about free speech and critical thinking […]
June 14, 2022

The new war on Islamism – Ayaan Hirsi Ali in UnHerd

Art and Islam often seem like oil and water. Other times, they behave like matches and gasoline. It […]
June 13, 2022

Civilization and Its Enemies – Ayaan Hirsi Ali on the Wall Street Journal’s Free Expression Podcast

On this episode of Free Expression, Wall Street Journal Editor at Large Gerry Baker speaks with author and […]
May 27, 2022

“Wokeism” and How to Counter It – Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s Upcoming TOS-Con Appearance

Our founder Ayaan Hirsi Ali will be giving a keynote address at TOS-Con, which is held from June […]
May 19, 2022

Buffalo and the myth of racist America – Ayaan Hirsi Ali in UnHerd

What connects the tragedies of May 25, 2020, and May 14, 2022? The straightforward answer, at least according […]
May 17, 2022

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Tackles Today’s Burning Issues: Her Writing, Podcasts, and Media Appearances Defending Western Freedoms and Ideals

Our founder, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, has been at the forefront of the public debate over freedom of speech […]
May 16, 2022

Jason Hill on Race in America – The Ayaan Hirsi Ali Podcast

Ayaan speaks with Jason Hill about free speech, immigration, and the power of individual agency. While they question […]
May 16, 2022

America’s Crisis of Self-Doubt – National Review

We live in an age of increasing national self-doubt. The American project, as such, is under assault. Our history […]
May 12, 2022

How Social Media Crucially Helps and Hinders ex-Muslims – Focus on Western Islamism

Social media has played a contradictory role in helping ex-Muslims recount the abuse they have endured after leaving […]