A woman dressed as Zwarte Piet (Black Pete) holds a baby at a park The Hague, The Netherlands. Photo: EPA

Dutch Christmas parade to replace Black Petes’ blackface with ‘sooty faces’

  • Organisers say the ‘Zwarte Piets’ who accompany ‘Sinterklaas’ in the Netherlands’ televised parade this year will have a different appearance
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A woman dressed as Zwarte Piet (Black Pete) holds a baby at a park The Hague, The Netherlands. Photo: EPA
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