“Ehsan Jami sees himself as the legendary Dutch boy who used his finger to plug a leaking dike.
“Jami, a Dutch politician, is trying to prevent a flood of what he views as intolerant Muslim immigrants threatening to overrun the Netherlands and all of Europe.
“A former Muslim who was born in Iran, Jami is a right-wing member of the Dutch parliament who has used his position to issue strong criticism of Islam.
“He’s especially critical of ‘radical’ Muslims but he also takes issue with Islam’s treatment of women and homosexuals.
“The harsh rhetoric has made him the most talked-about public figure in Holland and provoked physical attacks and death threats, forcing him into hiding…”