Tag Archives: Santa Claus

Black Saints and Santas

For the next month, white Victorian images of Santa Claus will permeate streets and airwaves around much of the globe. Although the Santa Claus costume for people of color comes complete with a mask in some countries, in other places, … Continue reading

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Playing Santa in Bethlehem

One of my favorite memories of Christmas is playing Santa Claus for the kids of Bethlehem. One Christmas Eve when I was living in Jerusalem, I went to Bethlehem to watch the Christmas parade and to spend some time with … Continue reading

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