Post Tagged with: "Geert Wilders"

Dutch anti-Islam leader Geert Wilders leaves his mark on Europe

March 18, 2017 10:30 pm
Dutch anti-Islam leader Geert Wilders leaves his mark on Europe

The Netherlands’ anti-Islam leader didn’t win this week’s election but did push politics to the right, says Michael Birnbaum. Geert Wilders’ performance has been closely watched by right-wing politicians elsewhere in Europe heading into their own elections. Photo / AP The Dutch anti-Islam leader Geert Wilders acknowledged yesterday that voters […]

Read more ›

Geert Wilders and the mainstreaming of white nationalism

March 15, 2017 10:30 pm
Geert Wilders and the mainstreaming of white nationalism

PVV party leader and firebrand anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders. Photo / AP Tonight, the Dutch will vote in parliamentary elections that, unlike most events in the Netherlands, are being closely watched on both sides of the Atlantic. It is the first major electoral contest in the West since US President […]

Read more ›

Dutch election rivals clash in tense debate ahead of Wednesday’s vote : Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte against Geert Wilders

March 14, 2017 3:30 pm
Dutch election rivals clash in tense debate ahead of Wednesday’s vote : Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte  against Geert Wilders

Netherlands’ far-right politician Geert Wilders (R) of the PVV party gestures during a debate with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the VVD Liberal party on March 13, 2017, in Rotterdam, prior to March 15 Dutch national elections. (Photo by AFP) Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has clashed with his main […]

Read more ›

Dutch prosecutors to appeal Geert Wilders’ sentence

December 23, 2016 10:30 pm
Dutch prosecutors to appeal Geert Wilders’ sentence

Geert Wilders, the far-right anti-Islam leader of the Netherlands’ Freedom Party (PVV) (Photo by AFP) Dutch prosecutors will appeal a court ruling against the far-right anti-Islam leader of the Freedom Party (PVV), Geert Wilders, which found him guilty of discrimination against the people of Moroccan origin. “The public prosecution service finds […]

Read more ›

Dutch far-right MP Geert Wilders on trial for ‘inciting hatred’

October 31, 2016 12:30 pm
Dutch far-right MP Geert Wilders on trial for ‘inciting hatred’

This file photo, taken on December 18, 2014, shows Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders standing at the Parliament building in The Hague. (By AFP) An anti-Muslim member of the parliament in the Netherlands, Geert Wilders, is going on trial for inciting hatred and racism in the country. A court hearing […]

Read more ›
shared on wplocker.com