Van Themsche update

Today more information was released on Hans Van Themsche’s motives for the killings through his lawyer. In my previous post I asked:

Is far-right ideology, in this case Vlaams Belang, responsible for poisoning his apparently unstable mind to such an extent that it would have inevitably led to murder, just like video games or heavy metal are sometimes blamed for violence, or is this just a hugely unfortunate yet isolated case of madness?

Well, it turns out to be a bit of everything.
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