QOTD: Is It True That ‘Swag Is for Boys’ and ‘Class Is for Men’?

This image that juxtaposes images of men in “urban gear” with men in corporate/Euro-centric attire has been circulating widely via social media. Do you agree that “swag is for boys” and “class is for men”? Does having a corporate demeanor mean that one lacks swag? Or do you think this image promotes a social bias that devalues urban and Hip-Hop culture? Let us know what you think!

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