Bring That Week Back: Students Fight Stereotypes With "Suit and Tie" Video

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Black HS Students’ ‘Suit and Tie’ Video Goes Viral

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A group of African-American male students at Central High School and Centennial High School in Champaign, Illinois, dressed up in their suits and ties and created a video to combat negative stereotypes. "We are not gangsters and thugs," the video says. “We are employees and volunteers…scholars.” 

(Photo: Champaign Central High School & Centennial High School African-American Clubs via youtube)

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