Austria, Vienna, september 2016
Portrait of Naief Abazid, Syrian teenager, refugee, who played an important role in the uprising in his hometown Daraa by spraying anti-Assad graffity on the walls at the age of 14. He is now living in Vienna.
 

Netherlands, Amsterdam
Artist Ids Dijkstra.

Netherlands, Amsterdam
Jerry King Luther Afriyie (Kno'Ledge Cesare). Poet, blogger, motivational speaker. Founder of Soul Rebel Movement and co-founder of Zwarte Piet is Racisme.

Publication in de Groene Amsterdammer about the New Sinterklaas.
A black Sinterklaas meets the official white Sinterklaas - at his arrival in the Netherlands - to raise awareness for the racist character of the Dutch tradition. The United Nations committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination has urged the Netherlands to get rid of Black Pete, a popular children's character who has long been portrayed in early winter by white people in blackface makeup, usually with exagerated red lips and gold hoops in his ears. 

 

Austria, Freistritz
Afghan boys in the asylum centre for unaccompanied minors in Feistritz Austria. Check out my story on attacks on refugees and migrants in the light of the upcoming presidential elections in Austria. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/attacks-refugees-austria-jet-budelman?trk...

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