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TV commentator makes equality an issue in Dutch elections

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - Television commentator Sylvana Simons is taking her campaign for equality in Dutch society into the country's elections.

Simons has for more than a year endured a stream of online racial abuse following some of her remarks on TV, including questioning a talk show guest about language he used to describe migrants arriving on boats in Italy.

"The rest is history," she said Friday, reading from a book that outlines her new party's manifesto. "For those who

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