On the failure of the Dutch Labour party

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” The Dutch Labour party in this election framed their anti-migration arguments as protecting workers – but the party’s real problem was that it was in coalition with the centre-right government until 2014 and pushed through painful cuts to pensions and healthcare. Voters have not forgiven it ”

Randeep Ramesh, ‘Geert Wilders was beaten, but at the cost of fueling racism in the Netherlands’, The Guardian

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