Pim Fortuyn’s assassination

Pim Fortuyn (© Roy Beusker)

Wide Angle looks back over the week in which Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn was shot dead. There are reactions from politicians, ordinary people, journalists and analysts. How will the dead man’s party do in the forthcoming elections? With clips from among others, Prime Minister Peter Balkenende, Minister for Integration Roger van Boxtel and the late Pim Fortuyn himself.

Broadcast: May 12, 2002