Stage 3

Teen program combats violence by challenging macho stereotypes

As a group of teen boys joked and scarfed down a pizza lunch in a Little Village classroom, their instructor posed questions: Is showing compassion and emotion manly? How do you prioritize responsibilities like homework and adequate sleep? What does it really mean to be a man? http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-met-teen-boys-manhood-program-20171113-story.html