Arsenal youngster Gedion Zelalem joins Dutch side VVV Venlo on loan until the end of the season
Arsenal youngster Gedion Zelalem has moved to Dutch side VVV Venlo on loan until the end of the season. The 20-year-old was linked with a return to Glasgow Rangers having spent the 2015-16 season on loan at Mark Warburton's side, but the Gunners ...
Drastic changes to NS train timetable
The connection between Eindhoven and Dusseldorf will be improved. A better connection in Venlo will reduce travel time by 15 minutes. There will also be a direct connection between Venlo and Den Bosch and Utrecht. But travelers between Venlo and The ...
The man who invented Trumpism
ilders grew up in Venlo, a small border city with Germany close to some of the poorest pockets of the Netherlands. Traditionally a hub of logistics and cross-border commerce, legal and otherwise, Venlo lies in the heart of the Dutch “Catholic south ...
News Analysis: Votes for Wilders come from many corners in the Netherlands
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Far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders condemns 'Moroccan scum' as he kicks off election campaign
The peroxide-blond crusader who could soon top Dutch elections
VENLO, Netherlands — He warns about the perils of Muslim immigrants. A single well-lobbed ... Later, Wilders traveled to Israel and worked on a kibbutz there, a trip he described as transformative in shaping his pro-Israel, anti-Muslim views. He has ...
Meet Geert Wilders, the peroxide-blond anti-Islam crusader who could soon top Dutch elections
Can Geert Wilders be more than the Netherlands' agitator-in-chief?
Geert Wilders founded his Party for Freedom (PVV) in 2006 with a declaration of independence from the “elite in The Hague”, and from the outset has espoused anti-Muslim rhetoric, promising to enshrine the “dominance of the Judeo-Christian tradition” in ...
Limburg voters embrace Wilders in challenge to EU liberal ideals
Jan has known Congolese-born Kofi for more than 30 years. But walking through Venlo, a town in the southern Dutch province of Limburg, the retired lorry driver has no qualms about telling his friend why he will vote for the anti-immigration, anti-EU ...
New York Times
Populists Appear to Fall Short in Dutch Election, Amid High Turnout
New York Times
In a victory speech broadcast live on television, Mr. Rutte said, “The Netherlands, after Brexit, after the American elections, said no to the wrong kind of populism.” Mr. Wilders, in a tweet, noted that his party had gained seats but did not quite ...
Dutch PM Rutte's VVD comes out on top
Regardless of election outcome, Wilders has already redefined Dutch politics
Dutch election: Will Geert Wilders boost Marine Le Pen's chances in the French election?
What happens if Geert Wilders wins the Dutch election 2017?
The anti-Islam leader of the Dutch far-right Party for Freedom (PVV) is neck and neck with the current Prime Minister as voters go to the polls today. Geert Wilders' election would mark Europe's first political earthquake of the year ahead of the ...
Wilders' one-man band heads for Dutch poll destiny
The far-right Dutch politician, who labels Moroccan immigrants “scum” and wants to close every mosque in the Netherlands, lives under 24-hour security. Trips outside, such as a recent tour of Spijkenisse near Rotterdam, are rare and unspontaneous.
What would Geert Wilders mean for Brexit and the EU if he wins the Dutch election 2017?
Islam becomes lightning rod for Dutch fear and loathing
Geert Wilders: How did an outsider and social recluse win so many Dutch hearts?
Geert Wilders: The far-right Dutch politician making a career out of discriminating against immigrants
Born in the Dutch city of Venlo, the youngest of four children, Wilders' political career began as a speechwriter for People's Party for Freedom and Democracy (VVD) before he became a member of the House of Representatives in 1998. The key juncture ...
Who is Geert Wilders? Dutch politician convicted of discrimination against Moroccans
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