Exploring the Case of Theo van Gogh's Murder

Writer Ian Buruma's new book is about the 2004 death of a popular media personality at the hands of a Muslim radical. In writing Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance, Buruma found long-standing tensions between native-born Dutch and Muslim immigrants.

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The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance

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