Europe Should the Dutch keep Santa's popular blackfaced pal, Black Pete?

Sinterklaas arrives in Amsterdam this weekend, accompanied by his curly-wigged helper. But Black Pete's got a new critic this year: the UN.

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This Sunday, for the 75th year, Sinterklaas – a.k.a. St. Nicholas – will be welcomed to Amsterdam in an annual parade that hundreds of thousands of parents and children are expected to attend.