A man dressed as Sinterklaas (Saint Nicolas) and his Zwarten Pieten (Black Piets) helpers arrive in a boat during the traditional move-in 'Intocht Sinterklaas' event in Groningen, Netherlands. (EPA/CATRINUS VAN DER VEEN)
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December 8, 2014
The Stream examines the debate surrounding the Dutch custom of 'Zwarte Piet'.
Image via Priya's Shakti Facebook page.
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December 8, 2014
Project aims to highlight stigma faced by victims of sexual assault.
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December 5, 2014
Twitter users debate government plan to combat lack of small currency denominations.
A Maldivian woman carries bottles of drinking water, received free from a distribution center in Male', Maldives, Friday, Dec. 5, 2014. (AP PHOTO/SINAN HUSSAIN)
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December 5, 2014
Twitter users say expatriate workers forced out of queues for water rations.
Photo via Twitter user @MikeSegalov.
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December 4, 2014
Hundreds occupy University of Warwick to condemn police actions.
Relatives hold pictures of missing students from the Ayotzinapa Teacher Training College Raul Isidro Burgos, during a demonstration to demand that the government find them. (REUTERS/DAN LOPEZ)
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December 4, 2014
The Stream examines the disappearance of 43 students and a growing movement against police and government corruption.
Demonstrators block the entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel following a grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer involved in the chokehold death of Eric Garner. (GETTY/ANDREW BURTON)
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December 4, 2014
Following Eric Garner grand jury decision, Twitter users discuss how they are treated by police.
Image via Twitter user @Nicole_Plas.
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December 4, 2014
Sign referenced 'Black Pete' character, part of controversial Netherlands holiday tradition.
Image via "To My Unborn Son" blog on Tumblr.
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December 3, 2014
Group creates blog after US juries fail to indict officers accused of killing unarmed black men.
Two women hug near the site of Eric Garner's death after it was announced that the officer that killed him is not being indicted in the borough of Staten Island in New York, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. (AP/Seth Wenig)
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December 3, 2014
White New York police officer who killed unarmed black man will not face trial.