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GLT Sound Ideas 09/12/16

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Counting, tracking, and helping homeless people is hard. If they’re also gay youth, it’s nearly impossible. Hear about a recent study and some solutions that could help, like bringing families back together. Hear the story of an ISU student who wants to be only identified as "Ray." He was kicked out and cut off financially because he's gay. And find out from the study’s author and a gay rights activist why finding and helping LGBTQ homeless kids is so tough. Hear what a local group is doing to help raise money for kids with autism and their families. Laura Kennedy has more on the GLTDatebook.  And Jon Norton talks with blues musician Bob Corritore, one of the nominees at the upcoming Blues Blast Music Awards. Hear what lessons he learned from South and West side Chicago blues legends.