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The Dutch general elections of March 15 2017

Wikipedia (a portal and no source) gives an overview of the Dutch general elections of March 15 2017. For the interpretation of the vote, there is this paper: … 1,072 more words

Education In Mathematics


quiet chat on a sunny bench
about the establishment of democracy
about how to fulfil peoples wishes
about how I can become me
about us… 17 more words

Philosophy Of Jos

Dutch politics, after the elections

Now that the Dutch elections for the Lower House are over, as well as the unprecedented international hype surrounding it, it is time for a few pointers and reminders. 549 more words

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“Een vrouw kan prachtig zijn, maar een mooie paling is ook bijzonder.”

Aldus sprak, in een reportage deze week in het befaamde dagblad ‘De Morgen’, Jan Smit uit Volendam. 619 more words

Poetry by Luke Torrisi: "Stuck in a Rutte"

He shrinks yet he wins,
He hails himself hero

I’d give him a fiddle,
And watch him play Nero

A small patch of land,
Much reclaimed from the sea… 132 more words


Election relief!

So, we had elections here in The Netherlands two days ago. There were real fears that after Brexit won in the UK and Trump won in the US, the Netherlands would move to the right as well! 563 more words

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