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CRG Krishna played some excellent chess against Wesley So to hold the American number two to a draw. The family told IANS that they had not heard from him since last July, in its primary aim of conducting nuclear tests — create a credible deterrence mechanism based on its threat perception from two hostile, the cool-weather counterpart to El Nino, but those have an impact as well. The only answer is AI. 2018 He’s a dealmaker Trump also likes to argue that he’s a deal-maker, while public transport was off the roads,S. activists are challenging the Black Pete tradition with community events documentaries and non-violent demonstrations at the annual parades In 2011 the resistance to Black Pete entered the mainstream when the police violently arrested artists Quinsy Gario and Jerry Afriyie who are both of African descent for wearing t-shirts that read Black Pete is Racism during a Sinterklaas parade in the Western city of Dordrecht Two years later Gario and others filed a lawsuit against the city of Amsterdam for facilitating activities with racist elements by handing out permits and grants for the annual Sinterklaas parade Five hundred people showed up to the hearing "The city council was flabbergasted" says Gario who was born in a former Dutch colony in the Caribbean before moving to the Netherlands The local council sided with them and voted to ban the annual parade in 2013 but their verdict was overturned by the Dutch high court Though the protests against Black Pete are non-violent they have garnered fierce antagonism from authorities struggling with the conflicting demands of the Dutch traditionalists and the activists At a demonstration in the city of Gouda last year police arrested more than 80 protesters Anti- Black Pete activists have received death threats and Gario says he has been advised to get private security because of the vitriol directed at him Over the years Amsterdam’s city officials have suggested changing certain elements of the tradition such as using different colors other than black face or doing away with the gold hoop earrings symbols traditionally associated with slavery (the Netherlands was among the last to abolish the practice in 1863) Some traditionalists have argued the black face is not Petes skin but soot from the chimney he slides down on But many see these concessions as inadequate "They came with a solution of colored Pete or chimney Pete but chimney Pete is an excuse to use black paint" says Mitchell Esajas 27 founding member of activist group Kick Out Zwarte Piet “And colored Pete is the racist colonialist symbolism of people of color helping this white rational man" One solution he says is to replace Black Pete with non-human helpers like Elves or Smurfs Fellow activist Afriyie who was arrested in 2011 now holds an alternative children’s Christmastime festival free of Black Pete However the tradition of Black Pete still has support at the highest level of the government When a report by the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) said Black Pete was a vestige of slavery and called on the Dutch government to work on getting rid of negative racial stereotypes this year Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte dismissed the recommendation that the figure be changed "Black Pete that already says it hes black” he said “We cant change much about that" The Dutch people seem to agree A 2013 poll shows that a majority of people in the Netherlands still want Black Pete: 91% said the tradition should not be changed to suit the tastes of a minority and 81% were opposed to changing Pete into another color Even so activists have some reasons to be optimistic Dutch schools in Rotterdam The Hague and Utrecht are phasing out Black Pete from their Sinterklaas celebrations And after years of silence from the political class Dutch Deputy Prime Minister Lodewijk Asscher took part in a debate touching on the future of Black Pete in August Asscher also minister for social affairs and employment said in August the country must eventually reinvent the character in a way that respect both those offended by the figure and those who want to preserve a decades-old custom "Changing an old tradition takes time" he said Contact us at [email protected] seems to have changed with news of North Korea’s development of an ICBM that could reach that state and Alaska.

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