Ayaan Hirsi Ali is a human rights activist, author and host of The Ayaan Hirsi Ali Podcast.
Hostile and polarised, today's America reminds me of my Somalian clan
The lack of frank debate feeds Islamists and the far right, who would impose illiberal
Politicians and the mainstream media in Europe have done their best to downplay the post-2015 wave of harassment or assault.
The global asylum and refugee system is no longer fit for purpose. As a beneficiary of that system, I do not make such a statement lightly. The reality is that it is outdated and can no longer cope with the challenges posed by mass violence and global migration today.
How should we think about recent incidents of violence and anti- social behaviour by first and second-generation immigrants? Or should we just not think about them at all, for fear of thinking something politically incorrect?
Too many feminists in the West are reluctant to condemn cultural practices that clearly harm women.