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Dutch Court Finds Populist Lawmaker Wilders Guilty of Hate Speech

Dutch far-right leader Geert Wilders has been found guilty of insulting Moroccans and inciting discrimination; but, he will not face any penalty or jail sentence – leaving him free to run in elections due next March. Observers say the trial could actually boost Wilders’ chances of victory as he seeks to ride a wave of right-wing populism in Europe. During the trial, the court was shown a video of the political rally in 2014 when Geert Wilders made the remarks that led to his conviction....

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