Black Peter tradition scrutinized

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Black Peter tradition scrutinized - This tradition, and the crude black face that...
This tradition, and the crude black face that the Dutch paint on to impersonate Black Peter, has made some Dutch people uncomfortable in recent years. In a socially progressive, progressive, increasingly multicultural country, a new look at a cherished tradition has elicited soul-searching. soul-searching. soul-searching. : A few years ago, community and cultural activists began demanding that Black Peter be eliminated, or replaced by White Peter. But such is the persistence and race-blind race-blind race-blind appeal of this icon that he appears to have survived the onslaught,

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  1. Press and Sun-Bulletin,
  2. 05 Dec 1999, Sun,
  3. Main Edition,
  4. Page 19

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  • Black Peter tradition scrutinized

    tarayagal – 21 Dec 2017

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