Europe’s reputation as a cosmopolitan haven has been exposed as a mirageWhen Kabul fell in mid-August, almost the first reaction of European leaders was fear of another wave of refugees arriving on the continent. “We must anticipate and protect ourselves against major irregular migratory flows,” said the French president, Emmanuel Macron. The focus on “protecting” Europe from an influx of asylum seekers reflects a troubling transformation of the European Union over the past decade.
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Europe’s reputation as a cosmopolitan haven has been exposed as a mirage
The EU increasingly embraces the idea of a continental identity, one that’s white and Christian. Is it really the liberal body of remainer lore?
11 days ago|London, United Kingdom