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About Chris van Dijk

Chris van Dijk is a writer based in Holland whose main interests are political science, human rights, the rights of fellow animals, history and cinema. He writes a weekly blog here and tweets here

Articles by Chris van Dijk

This week's editor

“Mehmet

Mehmet Kurt is this week’s guest editor, introducing the theme, ‘New Turkey and Old Troubles’.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

The fragility of the European project

One Dutch voter fears Holland's rejection of populism might be short-lived.

The edgy vote and its painful ramifications

Why the ‘edgy vote’ exacerbates the problem rather than solving it.

The failures of Holland’s pro-immigrant party 


Was it inevitable that Think became a negative force for liberalism? One Dutch citizen tries to hold onto the middle ground in a polarizing world.

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