Nicole Hicks overcame her fear of being the oldest person in class to earn her GED at forty.
Undocumented and unafraid activist Alaa Mukahhal on the Barber Shop Show, 6/22/2012
Check out one of the pieces from our ongoing series with Chain Reaction...
Don needs to pick up a jug of milk and some eggs one night.
His girlfriend gives him some money, and he’s on his way to the store.
Before he gets very far, he’s stopped by police.
Interview by Mikael. Recorded at the Broadway Youth Center. Mixed with music by Cofe.e. Edited by Sarah Lu in collaboration with Chain Reaction. Photo by swanksalot on Flickr.
Super important producer note written during Bss episode 74, re: the elderly Englewood bartender who shot an intruder in his home/bar. “He should just rescue a Mastiff to be a guard dog. Dog gets home, lonely guy gets buddy, no one gets shot.”
Super important producer note written during Bss 74 #2, re: Richard’s suggestion that someone makes a tv show about the lives of the Illinois family that one the megamillions lottery. “Like the last season of ‘Roseanne’ “
The Teen Reporter’s Terrance Rogers and Noe Gill re: talking to peers at Uplift Community High School for their report on how Uplift students are being scapegoated for crime in Uptown. Plus: what it’s like to be on live radio for the first time.
Free Spirit Media News anchors at Gary Comer Youth Center. Super secret inside info: there is no coffee in those cups.