Entries by Matthys van Raalten

Member of Dutch Parliament: ‘We want to clean Netherlands of Islam’

Yesterday there was a debate in the Dutch parliament about, among other things, integration of minorities. Dutch MP Machiel De Graaf spoke on behalf of the Party for Freedom (PVV). He held a lengthy talk about why Islam is threatening our Dutch society, including our so dearly held freedom of religion. He concluded with stating that all […]

The Netherlands: Members of motorcycle club ‘No Surrender’ join Kurds to fight the Islamic State

Three members of the motorcycle club No Surrender are in Iraq and fighting there with the Kurds against the Islamic State (IS). Klaas Otto, the President of No Surrender, has confirmed this report. The men come from Rotterdam, Amsterdam and Breda. These three members of No Surrender fighting with the Kurds against IS, are all former […]

President Obama what have you given us: The Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham — “Clanging of the Swords”

President Obama and his administration have long embraced the religion of peace – Islam – as have many in the media, in both political parties and religious groups. Islamic organizations like the Council for American Islamic Relations profess that Islam embraces those of other religions and is a tolerant of non-believers. Perhaps it is time […]

FBI Video: Game of Pawns

The FBI just produced a video, warning American students who travel abroad, not to fall into the traps of foreign spy-agencies. The first thing that came to my mind after I saw this intelligently produced video, was that the current atmosphere on US college and university campuses is not exactly right for boosting patriotism and […]

Dutch MP Geert Wilders responds to critics over Moroccan chant

We are seeing strange situations at Dutch police stations. All over Holland, hundreds of citizens file criminal complaints against Dutch MP Geert Wilders. Geert has done nothing wrong, other than asking a simple question. He asked his supporters if they wanted less Moroccans in our country. The answer was a resounding yes! Wilders wants to […]

Dutch MP Geert Wilders calls for “fewer Moroccans”, is cheered!

On the eve before the municipal elections in Holland, MP Geert Wilders invited his followers to a gathering in The Hague to chant if they wanted more or fewer Moroccans around. The crowd chanted enthusiastically for fewer Moroccans. The event was taped and has led to some angry reactions. Reuters reported: Wilders’ eurosceptic, anti-Islam Freedom Party […]

Times Square: How a city square should not be

The famous Times Square in New York draws tourists from all over the world and many New Yorkers are very proud of it. The square is, in my humble view, exactly how a nice city square should not be: it’s full of traffic, aggressive neon lights with commercial advertisements, there are no nice cafés with […]