Opinion: After I got shot, my school did nothing to save me from failure. I’m fixing that
This article has been produced in partnership between LA School Report’s parent company, The 74, and the XQ Institute. I never heard the shot, but the impact of the bullet that struck my leg just below the knee has reverberated throughout my life. As I laid on the ground of my East Oakland neighborhood, next...
By Christian Martinez | July 27, 2023