How to Win the Clash of Civilizations
Wall Street Journal / Ayaan Hirsi Ali
19-Aug-2010 (3 comments)

The key advantage of Huntington famous model [concerning clash of civilization] is that it describes the world as it is-not as we wish it to be.


Clash of Civilization

by varjavand on

President Obama’s hope that moderate Muslims would eagerly accept his invitation to be friends has not materialized yet.  Even Turkey which is regarded as the most moderate Muslim country can no longer be relied on to move towards the West. The advance of the radical Islam is the result of active propaganda campaign. According to the CIA report written in 2003, the Saudis invested at least $2 billion a year over 30 year period to spread their brand of fundamentalist Islam.



Hi Niloufar

by varjavand on

It seems Ms. Hirsi Ali presents a gloomy outlook about Islam and the possibility of rehabilitation of Islamic fundamentalism. This is in fact in contrast with the popular view of Reza Aslan so eloquently discussed in his latest book;


Niloufar Parsi

ms. ali

by Niloufar Parsi on

sounds like a feisty warmonger! this may be a better way for 'winning the war':

The real war on 'terror' must begin