Another referendum to quit the EU? Dutch petition for “Netherlands Exit or Nexit” referendum

Not unexpectedly we are going to find one political group after the other trying to get the public agitated with the EU and wanting to step out like the Britons showed the way.

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AFP let us know that

Dutch campaigners have gathered more than 56,000 signatures on a petition calling for The Netherlands to hold a referendum on whether to leave the EU, in the wake of the Brexit bombshell.

Already a few years we hear voices of Dutch people being fed up with the EU and believing all the dreams Geert Wilders is presenting them with his proposal for an exit of the EU.

“Everything has just got worse, since the arrival of the euro and the European Union which has seen our national sovereignty abandoned and our borders disappear,”

the petition says.

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Populist leader Geert Wilders has labelled the EU a ‘failed project’Credit: Geoff Pugh

THE HAGUE (AFP) – 

Dutch campaigners have gathered more than 56,000 signatures on a petition calling for The Netherlands to hold a referendum on whether to leave the EU, in the wake of the Brexit bombshell.

Even though their petition has little to no chance of success, organisers Patrick Crijns and Peter van Wijmeren told the Dutch daily NRC they wanted to “show that there is an interest in a Nexit.”

A motion put forward by far-right, anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders to the Dutch parliament late Monday calling for the government “to make every effort to hold a referendum on the Dutch membership of the EU as soon as possible, a Nexit” was rejected by 124 votes against to 14 for.

“Everything has just got worse, since the arrival of the euro and the European Union…

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