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Arco Timmermans on NPO Radio 1 on the increasing number of protests

Arco Timmermans, Professor by special appointment of Public Affairs, discusses the current protests in the Netherlands and whether this is a new phenomenon

After the climate, farmers, and construction protests this October, dissatisfies teachers and hospital staff will follow this November. On 21 October, Arco Timmermans discusses past protests in the Netherlands. He mentions that protests are not new, but they have increased over the last years. Next to that, the protests have gotten more focused on competition for attention and money. These are the changes in the protests to which Arco Timmermans refers in the broadcast. 

Listen to the full segment (in Dutch) here

 

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