Islamism with Hill and Ajami

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During his career at the State Department, Charles Hill served as an advisor to secretaries Henry Kissinger and George Shultz. A fellow at the Hoover Institution and a diplomat in residence at Yale, he is the author most recently of Trial of a Thousand Years: World Order and Islamism. Of Persian descent, Fouad Ajami was raised in Lebanon, coming to the U.S. at the age of 18. A senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the winner of the 2011 Breindel Journalism Award, Ajami is working on a new book, Crosswinds: The Way of Saudi Arabia, which will be released …



During his career at the State Department, Charles Hill served as an advisor to secretaries Henry Kissinger and George Shultz. A fellow at the Hoover Institution and a diplomat in residence at Yale, he is the author most recently of Trial of a Thousand Years: World Order and Islamism.  Of Persian descent, Fouad Ajami was raised in Lebanon, coming to the U.S. at the age of 18. A senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the winner of the 2011 Breindel Journalism Award, Ajami is working on a new book, Crosswinds: The Way of Saudi Arabia, which will be released in 2012.