When we arrived at our hotel in Rome at the beginning of the trip to
Italy my son and I made last February, we were greeted by young North Africans selling umbrellas, something that became a familiar sight during our visit.
I asked one of them if I could take his picture. He complied readily.
So here is the face of one of the young people who have Europe convulsed at the moment.
Jon Flanders is a member and former president of IAM LL 1145 and a member of the Troy Area Labor Council, AFL-CIO.