L’Europe et son Autre

The article of Martin Deleixhe, Professor at ULB’s Centre de Théorie Politique, continues our series of “cartes blanches” dedicated to the theme of European narratives. 

According to prof. Deleixhe, since its inception, the Union has proven wrong Carl Schmitt’s thesis according to which a political community cannot be founded without an existential opposition to a constitutive Other. But isn’t this profoundly original essence of the European project now threatened by the scapegoating of migrants? 

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