Het Parool

Het Parool (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦɛt paːˈroːl]) is an Amsterdam-based daily newspaper. It was first published on 10 February 1941 as a resistance paper during the German occupation of the Netherlands (1940–1945).[1] In English, its name means The Password or The Motto.

Het Parool
Page from the edition of 9 April 1941
TypeDaily newspaper
FormatTabloid
Owner(s)
  • De Persgroep
  • stichting Het Nieuwe Parool
PublisherDPG Media
Editor-in-chiefRonald Ockhuysen
Associate editorKamilla Leupen
Staff writers73
Founded1940 (1940)
LanguageDutch
HeadquartersJacob Bontiusplaats 9, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Circulation64,000 subscription; 20,000 street sales
Sister newspapersAlgemeen Dagblad
ISSN1389-2975
Websitewww.parool.nl