Wednesday 20th of June 2018

different upbeats...


Geert Wilders was beaten, but at the cost of fuelling racism in the Netherlands | Randeep Ramesh
The Guardian - 3 days ago
In the Netherlands, the defeat of Geert Wilders' anti-EU, anti-immigration, anti-Islam Freedom party is a pyrrhic victory. The cost of this victory ...

Marine Le Pen hails 'positive' Dutch election as second place Wilders shows anti-EU RISING - 1 day ago

Analysts: Geert Wilders Force to be Reckoned With After Dutch Elections
Breitbart News - 2 days ago


a born loser...

Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders lost by a significant margin in Wednesday’s elections, but his brother said the Netherlands shouldn’t be too quick to celebrate: Losing was exactly what Wilders wanted. And, although his Dutch Freedom Party (PVV) was overtaken by the ruling center-right People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD), Wilders still poses a grave threat.

In fact, according to Paul Wilders, losing the bid to become prime minister may be the optimal electoral outcome for Geert, who has campaigned on a platform of leaving the European Union, tolerating “fewer Moroccans,” imposing a “head rag tax” on hijab-wearing women, and paying settled Muslims to leave the Netherlands—promises on which it would be difficult to deliver.

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