The photogenous 30-year old leader of GroenLinks, Jesse Klaver, is the real winner of the Dutch elections. The party’s history reminds much of what Greece’s Syriza was before rising in power in the opposition. Formed 27 years ago, the party is a merger of four left-wing parties: the Communist Party of the Netherlands, the Pacifist Socialist Party, the Political Party of Radicals and the Evangelical People’s Party.
After experiencing an electoral defeat in 2012, with the party losing 6 out of 10...
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