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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 12/13/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on how Title IX is being interpreted on college campuses, explore the ethics of cryptography, and much more! Posted on 13 December 2015 | 9:00 pm

Amor Mundi 9/13/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on the state of fear in contemporary America, explore the true societal impact of colleges, and much more! Posted on 13 September 2015 | 8:01 pm

Amor Mundi 8/23/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we muse on what effect trigger warnings might have on college students, reflect on the ways we discuss depression, and much more! Posted on 23 August 2015 | 8:01 pm

On the Ethics of Baruch Spinoza

We appreciate the annotations Hannah Arendt made to Baruch Spinoza's Ethics in this week's Library feature. Posted on 20 August 2015 | 8:00 pm

Amor Mundi 8/9/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on the wonders of boredom, admit our bafflement at he rise of ISIS, identify liberal arts' worst enemy, and much more! Posted on 9 August 2015 | 8:01 pm

Should We Be Humble?

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What we overlook in the shadow of the humble man are the ways in which humility might threaten our most fundamental notions of justice. Posted on 9 August 2015 | 8:00 pm

The Courage to Be: Jeanne van Heeswijk

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Bethany Zulick, a HAC student fellow, recounts Jeanne van Heeswijk's lecture for our spring 2015 "Courage to Be" dinner/speaker series. Posted on 14 May 2015 | 10:00 am

The Courage to Be: Uday Mehta

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Zelda May Bas, a student fellow with the Hannah Arendt Center, recounts our second "Courage to Be" dinner, during which Uday Mehta spoke on Gandhi. Posted on 23 April 2015 | 10:00 am

Amor Mundi 4/5/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we meditate on Arendt's support for the right of social discrimination, reflect on the meaning of hate, and much more! Posted on 6 April 2015 | 10:00 am