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The early cinema era brought awareness to the use of black face as a form of racism, but this second grader is braving that stigma.
Each student in the class had been assigned a historical figure to dress up as for “wax museum day” at the school, the station reported.
Sean’s mother, Michelle King-Roca, told Denver’s 7News her son was really excited about the project. ”He said, ‘Mom, I want to wear a black suit because that’s what he wore, a black tie, a white shirt, and also I want to do my face black and wear a mustache,’” said King-Roca.