PROJECTS: Out in the Hood: Teddy Ebony as Young Gay Man: teddy_wide_24

One of his favorite things to do is twirl his flag outside his family's apartment in public housing. {quote}It's not the best, but it's not the worst,{quote} he says of where they live. {quote}I want to get away from the hood, I want to know something else. When you're staying in a rough neighborhood, you always gotta keep your guard up. I'm ready to let my guard down.{quote}

One of his favorite things to do is twirl his flag outside his family's apartment in public housing. "It's not the best, but it's not the worst," he says of where they live. "I want to get away from the hood, I want to know something else. When you're staying in a rough neighborhood, you always gotta keep your guard up. I'm ready to let my guard down."