Fortuyn's Last Days

The assassination of outspoken Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn

Fortuyn's Last Days Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn may have commanded huge electoral support and united his party, but his controversial views ultimately led to his assassination.

In this story, Fortuyn, ironically acknowledges the danger he faces walking the streets of Rotterdam. Yet, he is unabashed in promoting his controversial views, attacking Islam as a "backward religion", and insisting that whilst some Muslims are afraid of him, others are his supporters.

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