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Dutch Company Cancels Christmas Festivities to Be Sensitive to Muslims

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AMSTERDAM - Amsterdam municipal transport company (GVB) bus-drivers and tram personnel cannot celebrate Christmas any more. GVB is axing the event to please Muslims, newspaper de Telegraaf suggested yesterday.Personnel association VTN has been told by GVB management that “the multicultural representation of the colleagues at the Christmas party is too one-sided.” Supposedly, GVB meant to [...]View the full article

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Kriss Kringle

Sure, let's do away with a Christmas celebration and instead get everyone intoxicated and then what, play demolition derby?

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Santa TJS

Is any other cultural group canceling any of their holidays to please those who like Christmas??

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alison

Oh for pete's sake! Isn't attendance at company functions like this optional anyway? What flamin' difference does it make? :rolleyes:

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Santa Bill

I sounds to me like the company is just using this as a way to keep their money.

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Santa Bear

Boo..........hiss!!

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Guest clauswithacause
Boo.......hiss!!

Well said Santa Bear and might I add an extra Boo.......hiss!!

And BOO....HISS!

Absoloutly ridiculous...I want to boycot the Dutch...I'll have to go with Swiss Hot Cocoa from now on...And no more Dutch Boy Paint either!

Edited by clauswithacause

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Carlo Klemm

What would Sinterklaus say??

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alison
What would Sinterklaus say??

Do we know of any Dutch Santas?

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