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Political Upheaval in the Netherlands: Unraveling the Controversial Dutch Elections of 2023 and the Rise of Geert Wilders

Written by Mateo Suarez-Mash (International Relations MSc) and Theano Ntokou (Public Affairs MSc) both...


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Jeremy Pattison graduated from the University of Surrey in 2023 with an MSc in Public Affairs and was...