For Once I Disagree With Ayaan Hirsi Ali

She believes Islam is capable of a “Reformation” (it’s the subject of her new book).

I think that, so far, Islam has shown itself capable of but one kind of “reformation”–the kind that looks backwards to an earlier and purportedly “purer” time, i.e. the time of Islam’s founder and his first few successors, the “rightly-guided caliphs”…