Dänische Zeitung "Jyllands-Posten": Was wurde aus der Krise um die Mohammed-Karikaturen?

Dänische Zeitung "Jyllands-Posten": Was wurde aus der Krise um die Mohammed-Karikaturen?

SPIEGEL ONLINE - May 21, 2017

Im Jahr 2005 druckte die dänische Zeitung "Jyllands-Posten" Mohammed-Karikaturen. Noch immer sind die Folgen spürbar. Was sagen die wichtigsten Beteiligten heute über die Veröffentlichung? Aus Kopenhagen berichtet Anna Reimann mehr...

Resisting the Siren Song: Stopping the Advance of the Right-Wing Populists

Resisting the Siren Song: Stopping the Advance of the Right-Wing Populists

SPIEGEL ONLINE - March 21, 2017

The recent election in the Netherlands has sparked hope that the march of the right-wing populists has been halted. But it's important that populism be answered with democratic confidence rather than misguided imitation. A DER SPIEGEL Editorial by Ullrich Fichtner more... Comment ]


A Triumph of Reason: Dutch Election Slows Europe's Populists

A Triumph of Reason: Dutch Election Slows Europe's Populists

SPIEGEL ONLINE - March 16, 2017

Prime Minister Mark Rutte has decisively won the Dutch national election, with right-wing populist Geert Wilders trailing far behind. The incumbent leader played the country's tensions with Turkey to his own advantage -- his victory is good news for Europe. An Analysis by Claus Hecking more... Comment ]

Fallow Ground: A City of Workers Turns to Wilders

Fallow Ground: A City of Workers Turns to Wilders

SPIEGEL ONLINE - March 14, 2017

The city of Almere, once crafted as a Dutch utopia on land reclaimed from the sea, used to be a center-left stronghold. Now, though, as voters in the Netherlands go to the polls on Wednesday, the town's support is behind right-wing populist Geert Wilders. What changed? By Alexander Smoltczyk in Almere, The Netherlands more... Comment ]


The Dutch Donald: Geert Wilders Rides Populism Wave

The Dutch Donald: Geert Wilders Rides Populism Wave

SPIEGEL ONLINE - March 06, 2017

With Dutch parliamentary elections approaching in mid-March, right-wing populist Geert Wilders is hopeful he can emerge on top. Already, he has managed to push other parties further to the right. By Claus Hecking more... Comment ]

'Geert Peddles Illusions': Dutch Populist's Brother Speaks Out

'Geert Peddles Illusions': Dutch Populist's Brother Speaks Out

SPIEGEL ONLINE - March 01, 2017

Geert Wilders routinely incites against Muslims and immigrants to court voters. In an interview, Paul Wilders explains how his brother became an Islamophobe and how he lives -- in hiding, with security and under constant fear of death threats. Interview Conducted By Claus Hecking more... Comment ]


Cut From the Same Cloth: Geert Wilders Follows the Trump Twitter Trail

Cut From the Same Cloth: Geert Wilders Follows the Trump Twitter Trail

SPIEGEL ONLINE - February 23, 2017

Right-wing populist Geert Wilders is currently leading in the polls ahead of elections in the Netherlands  -- despite a campaign that has been conducted largely from his mobile phone. Like Donald Trump, the main weapon in his arsenal is Twitter. By Claus Hecking more... Comment ]

Emboldened by Success: Trump Election Boosts European Populists

Emboldened by Success: Trump Election Boosts European Populists

SPIEGEL ONLINE - November 21, 2016

Donald Trump's election has bolstered both right-wing and left-wing populist parties in Europe. Despite ideological differences, they share a rejection of the establishment and the liberal order. Are they about to change the world? By SPIEGEL Staff more... Comment ]


Interview with Geert Wilders: Why Dutch Populists Want to Leave the EU

Interview with Geert Wilders: Why Dutch Populists Want to Leave the EU

SPIEGEL ONLINE - July 01, 2016

Could Brexit lead other countries to seek to leave the European Union? SPIEGEL spoke with far-right Dutch populist Geert Wilders about how he wants to use a "Nexit" to prevent the "Islamization" of the Netherlands. Interview Conducted by Susanne Koelbl more... Comment ]

Euroskeptic Union: Right-Wing Populists Forge EU Alliance

Euroskeptic Union: Right-Wing Populists Forge EU Alliance

SPIEGEL ONLINE - November 13, 2013

Right-wing populists are trying to create a powerful faction in the European Parliament. Leading the efforts are Geert Wilders from the Netherlands and Marine le Pen of France -- and their initiative has big implications for Europe. By Christina Hebel and Gregor Peter Schmitz more... Comment ]