Jort Kelder explains the Dutch ‘punchy statements’ in new tv program
In the new program The statement of the Netherlands Jort Kelder Dutch people the chance to have their say on current affairs. In the first episode, that Wednesday 1 march is to see at NPO 1, sets Basement in Rotterdam the question: is this my the Netherlands yet?
“Political correctness is not on the menu, a ‘straight up’conversation with a pithy statement as a starting point,” says AVROTROS, the broadcaster behind The proposition of the Netherlands. Although ‘the people’ the word comes, sit selected guests – from directors to opinion leaders – on the first row.
The statement of the Netherlands, which is broadcast live, according to a spokesperson of AVROTROS a pop-up. “The idea is that there are multiple broadcasts. If there is something urgents happens in the society, we can within a week a new broadcast arrangements.”