The greatest problem in the Middle East is a deformed understanding of reason and will that has produced a dysfunctional culture.
Robert R. Reilly
Robert Reilly explores the ideas that made America possible in his new book, America on Trial.
“Aggression is never allowed,” but only through the legerdemain of Sharia which defines defense against Islam as aggression.
Bernard Lewis is an academic giant on whose shoulders many now stand. Now, we can read how he did it.
Robert R. Reilly is director of the Westminster Institute. He has taught at National Defense University (2007), and served in the Oﬃce of The Secretary of Defense, where he was Senior Advisor for Information Strategy (2002-2006). He participated in Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003 as Senior Advisor to the Iraqi Ministry of information. Before that, he was director of the Voice of America. He is the author of The Closing of the Muslim Mind: How Intellectual Suicide Created the Modern Islamist Crisis (ISI Books, 2010) and The Prospects and Perils of Catholic-Muslim Dialogue (Isaac Publishing, 2013) .