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Amor Mundi 10/25/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we follow one family's escape from Syria as they seek asylum elsewhere, remember Sheldon Wolin, and much more!

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Posted on 25 October 2015 | 8:01 pm

Amor Mundi 10/11/15

In our Amor Mundi, we reflect on snobbery and the end of judgment, celebrate Svetlana Alexievich for receiving the Nobel prize in literature, and much more!

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Posted on 11 October 2015 | 8:01 pm

Amor Mundi 10/4/15

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on the presidential candidacy of Donald Trump, pay homage to the writings of Primo Levi, and much more!

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Posted on 4 October 2015 | 8:01 pm

Amor Mundi 6/29/14

In this week's Amor Mundi, we reflect on the quantitative nature of soccer, appreciate the power of citizen journalism abroad, and wonder about how people are connected to their digital avatars.

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Posted on 30 June 2014 | 11:58 am

Amor Mundi 1/26/14

Hannah Arendt considered calling her magnum opus Amor Mundi: Love of the World. Instead, she settled upon The Human Condition. What is most difficult, Arendt writes, is to love the world as it is, with all the evil and suffering in it. And yet she came to do just that. Loving the world means neither…Read more Amor Mundi 1/26/14

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Posted on 28 January 2014 | 12:19 pm