Talking to Young People about Refugees and Migrants : Aylan speaks from his watery grave.
It’s been a long time since we did a post asking youth workers about the content of their conversations with young people. Today the media is dominated by the tragedy of the young Syrian boy washed ashore on a Turkish beach. Aylan, for that is his name, is coming to symbolise a moral and political crisis for Europe and beyond. Contradiction rages. In this ferment what are young people saying and how are youth workers responding?