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Archive for March, 2017

Embracing patriotism and identity could reinvent the liberal centre

The Daily Telegraph, 21 March 2017 At the jubilant election-night celebration for the centrist D66 party in The Hague my Dutch wasn’t good enough to understand the party leader’s rousing speech to his activists. But it wasn’t hard to make out words like “Brexit!”, “Trump!” and “populism!” And when I interviewed Alexander Pechtold afterwards for a […]