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3 Ways The Dutch State Is Becoming More Inclusive Posted by on Feb 25, 2021

Let’s talk about inclusivity. Not only regarding genders, and I don’t mean the discussion on what’s de and what’s het, we’ve done that before. No, today I want to talk about how the 2017 regeerakkoord (coalition agreement) noted the intention of the Dutch government to reduce the identification of gender where possible and making the state more inclusive, by…

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Dutch Political System in a Nutshell Posted by on Mar 22, 2010

One of the benefits of learning a foreign language is that once you do, you find yourself getting more involved in the culture than you could otherwise.  Yes, many people in the Netherlands speak English on some level or another, but generally all the interesting Dutch stuff happens in Dutch.  One of those interesting things…

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