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Amor Mundi, July 24th 2016 – #100in10 Edition

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Arendt vs. Trump (and Schmitt) Feisal G. Mohamed writes at The Stone in The New York Times that the U.S. Presidential election can be understood as a contest between the ideas of Carl Schmitt and Hannah Arendt. “Listening to Donald J. Trump’s acceptance speech, I felt as though the election was turning into a battle…Read more Amor Mundi, July 24th 2016 – #100in10 Edition Posted on 24 July 2016 | 9:14 am

Feel the Bern: Understanding The Spirit of Political Revolution

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Bernie Sanders' appeal illustrates how widespread the political sentiments that Hannah Arendt identified as the causes of revolution are in both parties. Posted on 21 February 2016 | 8:00 pm

Hannah Arendt, Social Constructs, and Seeing the World

Rukaya Al Zayani has shared several images with us of her personal Arendt library and explained how Arendt has influenced her view of the world. Posted on 18 February 2016 | 8:00 pm

Hannah Arendt and the Links of a Thinker

Christo Datso shares an image of his personal Arendt library that attempts to convey how every thinker, including Arendt, comes into connection with others. Posted on 12 November 2015 | 8:00 pm

Norbert Lechner and the Uses of Arendt in Argentina

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It is no coincidence that Arendt’s reading in Argentina is associated originally with the thinking of political scientist Norbert Lechner. Posted on 18 October 2015 | 8:00 pm

Amor Mundi 9/20/15

In our Amor Mundi, we reflect on how bureaucratic culture is spoiling freedom on college campuses, wonder at persistent government surveillance, and more! Posted on 20 September 2015 | 8:01 pm

Un Arendt Bibliotheque Personnelle

Recently, Thierry Ternisien d'Ouville shared with us an image of his personal Arendt library on Twitter. Posted on 10 September 2015 | 9:19 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

Beyond Bluebeard: Arendt’s “Some Questions of Moral Philosophy”

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Philip Walsh discusses some of the startling conclusions Hannah Arendt arrived at with regards to moral philosophy. Posted on 31 May 2015 | 11:00 pm

The Battle of Ideas: A Personal Arendt Library

We appreciate a photo of a personal Arendt library that includes, among other things, a thinking cap that is used to aid the reader in the battle of ideas. Posted on 1 May 2015 | 10:00 am