Geert Wilders had to appear in court in 2011, facing charges of inciting hatred and discrimination of muslims, Moroccans and non-Western immigrants.
Court case against Geert Wilders
Geert Wilders, leader of the Dutch Party for Freedom (PVV) had to appear in a Dutch court in 2011, facing charges of inciting hatred and discrimination of muslims, Moroccans and non-Western immigrants. The UN Human Rights Committee is handling the case now.
The court case focused on remarks by Geert Wilders in the period October 2006 until March 2008. The foundation “Nederland Bekent Kleur” (“The Netherlands Shows Its Colours”) has collected one hundred more quotes by Wilders in the period 2004-2009 that include inciting hatred and discrimination. These hundred quotes are on this website. You can also download all quotes as a pdf.
Check out a video (in Dutch and English) with a number of Wilders' most controversial quotes in national and international media:
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