- The Islamic Republic of Holland. O'Sullivan, John // National Review;7/18/2005, Vol. 57 Issue 13, p37
Offers a discussion about political conditions in Holland and the reasons why Dutch voters said no to the European Union constitution. Claim that Dutch voters are upset over immigration, the economy, and the current government; Increase of immigration to Holland and accompanying policies of...
- Holland Blame everything bad on immigrants. Akomolafe, Femi // New African;Jun2008, Issue 474, p88
The article offers information on the Dutch people, who blames everything ill in the Dutch Kingdom on immigrants. They include Pim Fortuyn, who leads the Dutch pack of Islamophobes, Rita Verdonk, the minister of immigration and integration who places Netherlands the most racist nations in...
- Europe's New Crusade. Polakow-Suransky, Sasha; Chamedes, Giuliana // American Prospect;8/26/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 15, p32
Examines whether the tolerant society of the Netherlands will survive the issue over Islamic immigration. Indications of tolerance in the country; Issues brought against Islam; Details of the gay-rights activism of politician Pim Fortuyn.
- Hostage to Fortuyn. Graff, James; Ruairi, Thea Mac // Time International (South Pacific Edition);3/18/2002, Issue 10, p40
Focuses on the anti-immigration platform of presidential candidate Pim Fortuyn in the Netherlands. Success of his party, Liveable Rotterdam, in the municipal council in Rotterdam; Outlook for the success of his national party, Fortuyn List, in the lower house of parliament, which could play a...
- Cure for boredom. Kampfner, John // New Statesman;5/13/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4587, p14
Reflects on murdered Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn. Significance of Fortuyn's emergence; View that Fortuyn tapped into genuine concerns, including immigration; Fortuyn's appeal; Possible outcomes of the elections.
- Netherlands. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2008, p803
An almanac entry for the Kingdom of the Netherlands is presented. Julius Caesar conquered the region in 55 before common era (bce). After the empire of Charlemagne fell apart, the Netherlands split among counts, dukes, and bishops, passed to Burgundy and then to Spain. The murder May 6, 2002, of...
- Pim Fortuyn killer confesses. Wockner, Rex // Bay Windows;12/5/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 52, pN.PAG
Reports on the confession made by Volkert van der Graaf regarding his assassination of Pim Fortuyn, a candidate for prime minister in the Netherlands. Reasons behind the killing; Political party headed by the candidate; Opinion of Fortuyn on immigration.
- 'Right' and 'Left' really have become meaningless. Bunner, Paul // Report / Newsmagazine (Alberta Edition);5/27/2002, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p2
Focuses on left- and right-wing politics, in light of the assassination and political views of Pim Fortuyn of the Netherlands. Discussion of his political views, including those on immigration and Islam; Political views of U.S. President George W. Bush and French politician Jean-Marie Le Pen;...
- On Tiptoe Through the Tulips. Dreher, Rod // National Review;7/15/2002, Vol. 54 Issue 13, p29
The article presents information on the political conditions in the Netherlands. The assassination of Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn led to the formation of the List Pim Fortuyn, a brand-new political party. Fortuyn was the first contemporary European politician to draw attention to the...