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The Ethics of Eichmann’s Defense

Through Hans Teerds' Quote of the Week piece, we examine the potential role of public space through the lens of Arendt's idea of plurality. Posted on 19 May 2016 | 8:00 pm

Amor Mundi 2/14/16

In this week's Amor Mundi, we explore the appeal of Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump, announce a job opening, and much more! Posted on 14 February 2016 | 8:01 pm

Leading Students Into the World

Leading Students Into the World
The authority of teachers lies, at least in part, in their ability to set aside judging and to present the world as it is to their students. Posted on 10 January 2016 | 8:00 pm

The Delusion of the Omnipotence

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It is worth analysing the different forms of violence and asking why and how they transgress various boundaries to approach omnipotence Posted on 3 January 2016 | 8:00 pm

Hannah Arendt — Among Friends?

Jerome Kohn remembers Hannah Arendt on the 40th anniversary of her death. Posted on 3 December 2015 | 8:00 pm

Arendt and Holding Criminals Accountable

Karen Tsdj uses an image of her personal Arendtian library to remind us of the importance of holding criminals accountable for their crimes. Posted on 2 July 2015 | 8:00 pm

Expanding the Mind Through Arendt

One of our followers on Twitter reveals how it is possible to expand one's mind by reading Arendt in this week's Library feature. Posted on 18 June 2015 | 11:00 pm

Arendt in Translation

We share a photograph of a Twitter follower's personal library that includes different translations of many of Hannah Arendt's works. Posted on 8 May 2015 | 10:00 am

Critical Thinking, Judgment, and Empathy

Jennie Han discusses how Arendt's and Kant's conceptions of critical thinking help open us up to the rest of the world. Posted on 20 April 2015 | 10:00 am

Amor Mundi 11/16/14

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on how one's living environment growing up affects one's future, wonder whether privacy exists in our networked society, realize the exponential decline of innovation, and much more. Posted on 17 November 2014 | 10:30 am