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'White Paper on the Future of Europe': gaan we over een 'ander' Europa nadenken?

De verkiezingen in Nederland en Frankrijk laten zien dat er nog steun voor het Europese project is, maar Europa moet veranderen. Weliswaar heeft Macron de Presidentsverkiezingen gewonnen, maar 34% van de Franse bevolking steunde Le Pen en het voornemen van het ‘Front National’ om de EU te verlaten. 1,364 more words

Euroscepticism

Over de Nederlandse formatiebesprekingen: Zit Edith Schippers op de goede weg?

Afgelopen week heb ik met mijn studenten een serious game gedaan over de formatiebesprekingen in Nederland. Met in totaal negen verschillende groepen is onder leiding van een VVD informateur geprobeerd een coalitie te smeden met verschillende partijen. 560 more words

The Netherlands

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Open your heart’s window
see on the horizon
my deep affection
floating before the sun
covering its face
to protect you from harm
it can be bruised and burned… 43 more words

Photography

VIDEO: Amsterdam, The Netherlands Mini-Vlog

A little mini-vlog showing some glimpses of a sunny afternoon in Amsterdam, before i jetted off to Newcastle Upon Tyne in the morning.

Travel

Australia selects Raytheon for $1.5 billion ground-based air defense system

Reuters

Mon Apr 10, 2017 | 12:21am EDT

A sign marks the Raytheon offices in Woburn, Massachusetts, U.S. January 25, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

The Australian government on Monday selected U.S.-based defense contractor Raytheon Co as the sole bidder for a ground-based air defense system contract worth up to A$2 billion ($1.50 billion). 199 more words

VIDEO: GRONINGEN, THE NETHERLANDS VLOG

As it happens my flight tickets turned out cheaper with a brief stop in the Netherlands so here I am now. I have left the nest (again) and set off to face my fears, face the unknown, and be with my beloved Englishman. 42 more words

Travel

Dutch Populist Wilders Suggests He Would Ban Turkish Cabinet Visits During Campaign To Change Turkey's Constitution

The Associated Press

Dutch right wing populist Geert Wilders says that he would ban Turkey’s Cabinet from visiting the Netherlands in coming weeks to prevent ministers campaigning here for a referendum on changing Turkey’s constitution. 174 more words