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Campaign leaders discuss municipal elections at Stichting Machiavelli
The morning after all the commotion of the election night, the campaign leaders for the municipal council elections traditionally united in Nieuwspoort. Thierry Aartsen (VVD), Derk Boswijk (CDA), Sjoerd Sjoerdsma (D66), Esther-Mirjam Sent (PvdA), Katinka...
Machiavelli Lecture 2021 by Harm Taselaar
Harm Taselaar, outgoing RTL editor-in-chief, held the annual Machiavelli lecture prior to the award ceremony, entitled "Free speech: blessing or scourge". The full lecture can be found here. You can watch the lecture back below [minute...
Gerrit Hiemstra receives Machiavelli Award 2021
The presentation of the Machiavelli Award to Gerrit Hiemstra, NOS weatherman and meteorologist, took place in Perscentrum Nieuwspoort. Wilco Boom, political reporter of NPO Radio 1, introduced the foundation and the award. Harm Taselaar, the...
Kick-off parliamentary year with Lilian Marijnissen and Rob Jetten
On the first parliamentary day, the Machiavelli Foundation traditionally kicked off the new year with two key players from the House of Representatives. SP leader Lilian Marijnissen and acting D66 party chairman Rob Jetten spoke...