Students in the German city of Mainz want a local company's logo featuring an African man removed. It's part of a larger discussion about race and tradition in Europe.
German candy producer Haribo to take liquorice sweets that are shaped like ethnic masks and faces off the Swedish and Danish market. Other countries are struggling with products and logos considered racist as well. (22.01.2014)
Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders has drawn criticism after he appeared at a charity event with a blackened face. Reynders has been accused of racial insensitivity and ignoring his country's colonial past. (19.03.2015)
A ruling by a court in Amsterdam that "Zwarte Piet" or "Black Pete" is a racist caricature that can be banned from public celebrations has been overturned. The figure has been increasingly controversial in past years. (12.11.2014)
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