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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Many Dutch women believe their representation in public life and at the top of business is lagging
By Senay Boztas
The Netherlands is a country with a broad, libertarian notion of freedom, where the lockdowns have been mild up until now
The Dutch parliament voted for an unprecedented restriction on personal freedoms this week
Why is the Netherlands faring so badly with the coronavirus?
The Netherlands has always felt suspicious of further political integration
Inside the Dutch anti-lockdown riots
The Netherlands experiments with gender quotas for business
Is the Dutch COVID crackdown all thanks to the ‘English variant’?
Why the Dutch can’t stop bending the COVID rules
The rise of Dutch Euroskepticism
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.