Chicago Public Schools student loves basketball jerseys but fears the trouble they bring

Chi-Teens, the podcast produced by Hancock College Prep's after-school club, invited Chicago Public Schools senior Uriel Acuña to share his essay about growing up with an awareness of gun violence.

Uriel loves basketball--and he really likes wearing jerseys.  But, Uriel realized, sometimes wearing the wrong piece of clothing can bring a young man trouble.

Listen to the brief audio essay on SoundCloud below.

Listen to other podcast segments about gun violence and mental health our the Chi-Teens SoundCloud page.

 

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