Dutch Holiday Tradition Now Includes Annual Debate Over Blackface
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Dutch Holiday Tradition Now Includes Annual Debate Over Blackface

Robert Mackey, THE NEW YORK TIMES (The New York Times)—Hundreds of Dutch citizens plan to…

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Dutch Court Won’t Rule Whether Black Pete Racist
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Dutch Court Won’t Rule Whether Black Pete Racist

MIKE CORDER, Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Netherlands’ highest administrative court refused…

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Amsterdam Mayor: Black Pete Figure to Change
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Amsterdam Mayor: Black Pete Figure to Change

TOBY STERLING, Associated Press AMSTERDAM (AP) — Amsterdam’s mayor and the organizers of a large…

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Dutch Court: Black Pete is a Negative Stereotype
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Dutch Court: Black Pete is a Negative Stereotype

TOBY STERLING, Associated Press AMSTERDAM (AP) — An Amsterdam court ruled Thursday that the traditional…

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Dutch Self-Image Shaken by “Black Pete” Debate
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Dutch Self-Image Shaken by “Black Pete” Debate

(Reuters) – The Dutch see themselves as tolerant pragmatists, especially adaptable if social harmony or…

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