Blackface is Standard Costume for Sinterklaas in Holland

In a few weeks from now, we in Holland will be celebrating Sinterklaas. It’s a traditional holiday that is going on for two centuries or so. During this festivity, an old white man with a long white beard arrives to Holland with his boat. He travels with his helpers, the blackfaced zwarte Pieten and comes … More Blackface is Standard Costume for Sinterklaas in Holland