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Political chaos on Malta

This week more than hundred people demonstrated in front of the parliament building in Malta, the sunny island state that for a...

VVD: ditch the denigrating tone in the vaccination debate

Certain topics like Zwarte Piet, climate change and vaccination have been exploited to such a degree that one tends to roll his...

Editorial: back and busy

Its November, DEBAT Online is back since 7 weeks from a long summer break. After a bit difficult start, I think we’re...

Protests in Iran and the massive media silence

Furious Iranians have been on to the streets for days to protest  against their government. Where it began as protests against the...

Scrooge McDuck exists

Scrooge McDuck exists. In plural. I know because I see some of them here tonight. The proud owners of hundreds of millions...

Russia’s dismantling of the truth

On November 7th, SPIL invited the Russian ambassador to the Netherlands Alexander Shulgin to speak on the occasion of the 38th anniversary...

Speak up against China and pay the price

It has been agitated for quite some time in Hong Kong. There have been daily protests since the proposal to make it...

Figure of the Month: John Bercow

“Order, order”. These few words have been intrinsically linked to John Bercow over the last decade, the Speaker of the House of...

The success of populism as a tool (An analysis of Western...

It is a development only a few people saw coming, and even less people appreciate – that is, unless you actively vote...

Erdogan’s dream and the nightmare of the Kurds: an analysis

Turkish armed forces invaded the north of Syria last week. These troops were then still supported by their Syrian allies. Meanwhile President...

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