Sat 03 November
010-Actueel: The American elections in Manhattan on the Maas
What’s the Dutch take on the American elections? What can we learn from the American way of campaigning? How democratic is the USA compared to the Netherlands? Which president would be better for Holland? Barack Obama or Mitt Romney? During this edition of 010 Actueel we will debate these as well as other pressing questions concerning America’s 2012 presidential elections.
Panel: • Willem Post, America expert at Clingendael and media commentator • Bertine Moenaff, editor at opinion platform WarRoom DeJaap (u.r.) • Chris Aalberts, lecturer in political communication at Erasmus University Rotterdam • Ronald Buyt, city council member for Leefbaar Rotterdam.
Moderator: • Farid Tabarki, political scientist, writer, presenter and director of Studio Zeitgeist.
Please note that the debate will be in Dutch.