Nancy
Nancy
Dec 3, 2018
Coming Out, Coming Forward
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Warning: this episode discusses childhood sexual assault.

When he was a young teenager, Luke realized he had to speak up—about who he was and what had happened to him.

Radio Rookies is a New York Public Radio initiative that provides teenagers with the tools and training to create radio stories about themselves, their communities, and their world.

— The Ali Forney Center is a community center assisting LGBT homeless youth in New York City.

Music in this episode by Jeremy Bloom and PC III ("Blue Hope"). Theme by Alexander Overington.

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