Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, A hero for our times

Subtitle: Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now

The above is an except from the latest book at the time of writing by Ayaan Hirsi Ali.  After reading about the history and circumstance of Ayaan, and her first book Infidel in 2007 I was rather smitten.  How could somebody who had come from such humble and ordinary beginnings jumped cultures and continents to become one of the foremost thinkers in the secular world.  It is nothing short of fantastical.

The events in Wurzburg in July 2016 have me instantly thinking back to her current work,  called

Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now

The first prophetic page of the book is displayed above and the entry point that I hope will grab the readers attention.  If you did not eagerly read it on May 19th 2016 as I did, then please consider reading it now.

Wurzberg axe attack