Geert Wilders has become politician of the year 2016. 40,000 people participated in the annual public election held by tv-show ‘EenVandaag’.
Geert Wilders dominated the 2016 political polls. For many participants, Wilders symbolises the dissatisfaction with current politics.
Wilders is also celebrated, despite "setbacks" as the lost free speech trial and the fact that he has permanent security, to defend his views consistently. The PVV leader stands for his constituents, for hope and change: they want him to change the current system.
Click on one of the pictures to watch the television-show where the winner was announced.