It is decision day in the Netherlands in an election dominated by immigration, Islam and the rise of populism. Despite its splintered political landscape the Dutch vote is mainly pitching centre-right Prime Minister Mark Rutte against nationalist Geert Wilders. Its also happening against the backdrop of a bitter rift with Turkey. Rutte vs. Wilders pits […]
From Israpundit What a wonderful and moving defense of Israel by my fellow Dutchman Geert Wilders, married to a Jewish wife and leader of the biggest political party in the Netherlands, the PVV. Jan Willem van der Hoeven Director ICZC.
By George Igler / Gatestone Institute Attention is beginning to focus on elections due to take place in three separate European countries in 2017. The outcomes in the Netherlands, France and Germany will determine the likely future of the European Union (EU). In the Netherlands, on March 15, all 150 members of the country’s House […]
By Judith Bergman / Gatestone Institute A court in The Hague decided on October 14 that the charges of hate speech against Dutch politician Geert Wilders, for statements he made in March 2014 at a political rally, are admissible in a court of law. It thereby rejected the Wilders’ appeal to throw out the charges […]
By Geert Wilders and Machiel de Graaf / Gatestone Institute “Cultural enrichment” has brought us a new word: Taharrush. Remember it well, because we are going to have to deal with it a lot. Taharrush is the Arabic word for the phenomenon whereby women are encircled by groups of men and sexually harassed, assaulted, groped, […]
May 7, 2015 Jessica Chasmar Posted with permission from The Washington Times Republish Reprint Dutch politician Geert Wilders says he wants to stage a parliamentary exhibition of the same Muhammad cartoons that sparked the attack in Garland, Texas, on Sunday that left two suspected jihadis dead. “I am going to request parliament to exhibit the […]