Language is a gift that allows us to perceive and interact with the world around us and listen to the people who make today what it is.
Even in a ‘gay-friendly’ country such as the Netherlands, a homosexual couple can still be subjected to horrendous abuse, this time by Moroccan men.
On 15th March, the Dutch electorate voted with its heart, but also with its wisdom. Theresa May and her merry Brexiteers should take note.
Defending our democracy by refusing to allow anti-democratic Turkish politics to be officially expressed on Dutch soil is surely justified.