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Nijntje, the little rabbit that could.

Imagine a simple, line-drawn rabbit with two spots for eyes and a cross for a mouth. Now imagine entire nations growing up with this little bunny. 365 more words


Hitler Should Have Killed All Jews Dutch Teens Say


Teenage Turkish Muslim immigrants to the Netherlands expressed their admiration for Nazism and hatred of Jews during a recent interview on Dutch TV, saying Hitler “should have killed all Jews.” 430 more words

Jewish Question

The Road to Nowhere Where Everything Hurts

Well, if you have been keeping up with my blog posts (hey family!), you would have known that I hoped to be a professional biker by day two. 423 more words


The Nordic Historical Fencing League (NHFL) Kicks Off at the Helsinki Longsword Open!

by Meg Floyd

The NHFL kicked off its second year with the Helsinki Longsword Open this weekend. Competition promises to be fierce. Below are pictured the top three from the mixed and women’s longsword divisions. 56 more words


Learning Dutch - Rolling R's

I’m currently learning Dutch and I am focusing solely on pronunciation at the moment. I have come across a few difficulties, especially regarding the letters G and R. 83 more words


The First Few Days of Dutch-ness: Part Two

The second half of my first few days in the Netherlands.

Part Two:

After all of the rush of traveling, staying at Diane’s for a few days, and shopping for necessities of life, it was time for us to move to our final destination while we are here in the Netherlands: Daalhuizerweg 8, better known as “The Velp House” (named after the small town we are in). 554 more words