Table: Fortuyn's Platform Struck a Chord with Voters across Europe
Integrate minorities into the "Judeo-Christian humanist" civilization through language and culture courses. Ban arranged marriage, female genital mutilation, and discrimination against homosexuals.
Reduce the number of refugees and discourage asylum seekers.
Use military border police and customs officers to fight crime.
Give the people more control. Directly elect the Prime Minister and mayors. Improve public services.
Slash Brussels bureaucracy. Establish a powerful European Senate with delegates from national parliaments. Give the Dutch veto power over EU expansion via a referendum.
Resist tax hikes. Scrap capital-gains taxes to encourage entrepreneurs.
Data: Ljist Pim Fortuyn, BusinessWeek