People protest against the arrival of Saint Nicholas and his assistants called “Zwarte Piet” (Black Pete) in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: ReutersPeople protest against the arrival of Saint Nicholas and his assistants called “Zwarte Piet” (Black Pete) in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: Reuters
People protest against the arrival of Saint Nicholas and his assistants called “Zwarte Piet” (Black Pete) in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: Reuters

US civil rights leader Jesse Jackson writes to Dutch PM asking to ban ‘racist Black Pete’

  • The debate about Black Pete has gained momentum in recent weeks as tens of thousands of anti-racism demonstrators protested the death of George Floyd
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People protest against the arrival of Saint Nicholas and his assistants called “Zwarte Piet” (Black Pete) in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: ReutersPeople protest against the arrival of Saint Nicholas and his assistants called “Zwarte Piet” (Black Pete) in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: Reuters
People protest against the arrival of Saint Nicholas and his assistants called “Zwarte Piet” (Black Pete) in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: Reuters
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