In the Netherlands, Prime Minister Mark Rutte fought off a challenge from the xenophobic, far-right-wing politician Geert Wilders in a closely watched election Wednesday. Dutch voters turned out in record numbers, showing Rutte’s party far more support than expected by pundits. With 95 percent of the votes counted,  Rutte’s center-right People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy has won 33 parliament seats. Wilders’s anti-immigrant, anti-European Union Party for Freedom, whose slogan was…

In the Netherlands, Prime Minister Mark Rutte fought off a challenge from the xenophobic, far-right-wing politician Geert Wilders in a closely watched election Wednesday. Dutch voters turned out in record numbers, showing Rutte’s party far more support than expected by pundits. With 95 percent of the votes counted, Rutte’s center-right People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy has won 33 parliament seats. Wilders’s anti-immigrant, anti-European Union Party for Freedom, whose slogan was…

FILE PHOTO: Dutch far-right [read Fascist] Party for Freedom (PVV) leader Geert Wilders attends a joint news conference at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium June 16, 2015. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo

FILE PHOTO: Dutch far-right [read Fascist] Party for Freedom (PVV) leader Geert Wilders attends a joint news conference at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium June 16, 2015. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo

Retirement Party Idea - Bucket List! Decorate a bucket for guests to fill with ideas for the retiree to do with their new found freedom!

Retirement Party Idea - Bucket List! Decorate a bucket for guests to fill with ideas for the retiree to do with their new found freedom!

Libertarian Porcupine - The political party for freedom - Wooden Laser Cut Earrings

Libertarian Porcupine - The political party for freedom - Wooden Laser Cut Earrings

Could the anti-Islam Party for Freedom come…

Could the anti-Islam Party for Freedom come…

Liberal and pro-EU parties handed the far-right Party for Freedom a humbling loss winning fewer seats than in 2010 according to projections.  View Entire Post

Liberal and pro-EU parties handed the far-right Party for Freedom a humbling loss winning fewer seats than in 2010 according to projections. View Entire Post

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) spent part of his Sunday praising a far-right Dutch politician on Twitter and declaring that "we can't restore our civilization with somebody else's babies." Geert Wilders is the leader of the Dutch Party for Freedom, has been accused of inciting hatred against Muslims, and apparently has a fan in King. "Wilders understands that culture and demographics are our destiny," King tweeted. "We can't restore our civilization with somebod...

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) spent part of his Sunday praising a far-right Dutch politician on Twitter and declaring that "we can't restore our civilization with somebody else's babies." Geert Wilders is the leader of the Dutch Party for Freedom, has been accused of inciting hatred against Muslims, and apparently has a fan in King. "Wilders understands that culture and demographics are our destiny," King tweeted. "We can't restore our civilization with somebod...

The Iowa congressman is a mascot for the Trumpists now running the country. Iowa Representative Steve King provoked widespread outrage this week for making, and then defending, white-supremacist statements in support of Geert Wilders, the leader of the Dutch fascist Party for Freedom, in the leadup to the Netherlands' Wednesday election.

The Iowa congressman is a mascot for the Trumpists now running the country. Iowa Representative Steve King provoked widespread outrage this week for making, and then defending, white-supremacist statements in support of Geert Wilders, the leader of the Dutch fascist Party for Freedom, in the leadup to the Netherlands' Wednesday election.

Cute and fun printable hen puppet. Great craft to go with a chicken lesson (and the new Hens for Friends book!)

Cute and fun printable hen puppet. Great craft to go with a chicken lesson (and the new Hens for Friends book!)

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