• Parade welcomes Dutch St Nicholas amid debate over helper

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands - A nationally televised parade has welcomed the Dutch version of Santa Claus to the Netherlands amid a fierce national debate about his helper “Black Pete.” White people often daub their faces with black paint when they dress up to play the character. Opponents say such depictions of Black Pete promote...
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  • Parade welcomes Dutch St Nicholas amid debate over helper

    Parade welcomes Dutch St Nicholas amid debate over helper

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    A nationally televised parade has welcomed the Dutch version of Santa Claus to the Netherlands amid a fierce national debate about his helper "Black Pete." White people often daub their faces with black paint when they dress up to play the character
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