The Election is upon us. The motivation for youth to vote has dropped from a near record high in the 2008 Presidential election. WCRX’s Nick Montacalvo speaks with the Chicago Rock The Vote Coordinator about getting voters out on November 2nd.
Then, WCRX’s Nancy Guida looks into the increase in suicides by gay and lesbian youth with psychologist Edmond Yomtoob. Jacob Chandler speaks with Ray Bosques about building self-esteem at the Casa Puertorriquana Youth Martial Arts Program in the Humbolt Park neighborhood of Chicago. Guitarist Fernando Jones has been playing the Blues since his childhood in Mississippi. Jones spoke with WCRX’s Sam Panayotovich about his music and his work with the next generation of musicians.