Before WWI, you could travel wherever whenever. Passports were a "temporary" war measure.
I was really wondering about this one. I do remember having a much easier time with national border crossings not that many years ago. Turns out there were passports as a concept going back much further. however, the modern concept really got established in 1920 with the league of nations.
@verretor actual Western Civilization died in WW1.
We’re living in the ruins of that civilization while we convince ourselves we’ll finally pay the debt off any day and be free again.
Others try to convince themselves the past was horrible anyway and the more we destroy rather than salvage the better it will get.
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