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Dimitry Kochenov on Abolishing Passports

“Since the 1920s, increasing numbers around the world have been disenfranchised by inequalities that favor Western countries – and citizens,” Dimitry Kochenov, Lead Researcher of our Rule of Law Workgroup writes in his op-ed in I.

“There has never been a more appropriate time for the UK, and the globe, to fundamentally rethink the current system of passports, border controls and citizenship,” he argues, adding that “distrust and even hatred of outsiders might have a long history, but the modern passport system’s role in providing a framework for injustice in the contemporary world is relatively new.”

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