netherlands

Netherlands Bank Apologizes For Its Historic Role In Slavery

ABN Amro’s predecessors were major players in the global slave economy and became wealthy.
04/14/2022

Amsterdam Mayor Says Controversial Black Pete Figure to Change

The traditional blackface character is getting made over.
08/14/2014

Dutch Court Condemns Traditional Figure Black Pete as 'Negative Stereotype'

The holiday character has been called a "racist caricature."
07/03/2014

Opponents of Dutch "Black Pete" Speak Out

Opponents want the popular festival's permit revoked.
10/17/2013

Caribbean Nations Seek Reparations From Europe

More than a dozen countries want compensation for slavery.
07/26/2013