By SOF Editor on Thu, 01/21/2010 - 12:14pm
Dutch politician Geert Wilders has appeared in an Amsterdam court on charges of incitement and discrimination against Muslims for his comments about Islam and for an anti-Muslim film he made.
The trial in the Netherlands is being closely watched around the world, because it pits the right to free speech against religious freedom and freedom against persecution.
The defendant is Dutch politician Geert Wilders, whose remarks against Islam and Muslims, and his anti-Islamic movie, Fitna, have offended many Muslims around the world.
At the Amsterdam courthouse where he went on tr