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Europe isn't bringing the iron curtain down again

10 mins | Sep 27, 2022
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Claims of an East-West split inside the continent are unhelpful. Using the Iron Curtain metaphor to discuss visa bans on Russian tourists only risks reviving its divisive logic in the present. Minna Ålander and Benjamin Tallis argue that Europeans should debate responses to Russia’s war on their actual merits and dispense with the outdated and divisive metaphors that weaken a common stance against Russia.

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