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Los Angeles Times
'Vita Activa' raises provocative questions and insights into the life of philosopher Hannah ArendtEven decades after her death in 1975, political philosopher Hannah Arendt remai
'Vita Activa' raises provocative questions and insights into the life of philosopher Hannah Arendt
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
Even decades after her death in 1975, political philosopher Hannah Arendt remains a figure of intense controversy, a situation the woman who said "there are no dangerous thoughts, thinking itself is dangerous" would doubtless approve of. As revealed... Read more
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The Jewish Week
The Last Member Of The ‘Fry Group’ Tells Allthe people rescued under Fry’s aegis, about half of them Jewish, were Andre Bre
The Last Member Of The ‘Fry Group’ Tells All
The Jewish Week / Posted 3 days ago
the people rescued under Fry’s aegis, about half of them Jewish, were Andre Breton, Claude Levi-Strauss, Jacques Lipchitz, Hannah Arendt, Arthur Koestler, Marc Chagall, Franz Werfel, Pablo Casals, and Max Ernst — people who, in the words of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Every single movie coming out this summerSteinfeld, Bill Paxton. Written by Andy Lieberman. Directed by Peter Billingsle
Every single movie coming out this summer
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
Steinfeld, Bill Paxton. Written by Andy Lieberman. Directed by Peter Billingsley. Focus World Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt A philosophical and spiritual inquiry into the life of the German Jewish author. Directed by Ada Ushpiz.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Survivance All the Way to Reconstruction - the Oromo Pursuit of Equalibertyhelps the Oromo create that moment of inter-subjectivity, the space in-between,
From Survivance All the Way to Reconstruction - the Oromo Pursuit of Equaliberty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
helps the Oromo create that moment of inter-subjectivity, the space in-between, born out of the historic vulnerability.As Hannah Arendt reminds us, this place in-between is where the world is constituted. "The world is between people,"[12] she... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana International Film Fest announces first wave of filmsSharon Jones!”; “Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You”; “Ingrid Bergman in
Louisiana International Film Fest announces first wave of films
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Sharon Jones!”; “Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You”; “Ingrid Bergman in Her Own Words”; “Vita Activa: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt”; “Raiders!”; “Missing People”; and “Presenting Princess Shaw.” Passes to attend the festival are on sale now... Read more
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indieWIRE
Arthouse Audit: 'Green Room' Opens Strong, 'Sing Street' Soft11,000 in 1 theater (no change); PTA: $(est.) 11,000; Cumulative: $(est.) 36,00
Arthouse Audit: 'Green Room' Opens Strong, 'Sing Street' Soft
indieWIRE / Posted 13 days ago
11,000 in 1 theater (no change); PTA: $(est.) 11,000; Cumulative: $(est.) 36,000 This doc on writer/philosopher Hannah Arendt held in well in its second weekend at Manhattan's Film Forum. "Louder Than Bombs" (The Orchard) $21,197 in 15... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Moral conflict in modern warfarebe killed - to a second track, in which only one fatality would occur. "As [ph
Moral conflict in modern warfare
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
be killed - to a second track, in which only one fatality would occur. "As [philosopher and political theorist] Hannah Arendt said, whenever you choose the lesser of two evils, don't forget: You're still choosing evil," Hood says. "What... Read more
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The Forward
Molly Crabapple Explains How You Can Be an Artist and an Activistcosmopolitans. Our history as the first white Freedom Riders who were murdered.
Molly Crabapple Explains How You Can Be an Artist and an Activist
The Forward / Posted 14 days ago
cosmopolitans. Our history as the first white Freedom Riders who were murdered. Our history as dissident intellectuals like Hannah Arendt. Our skepticism, our nonalignment, all the things that made authoritarians throughout the world hate us so... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana International Film Festival brings stars to BR& Found” 11:45 a.m.: “Sunset Song” Noon: “Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise” 12
Louisiana International Film Festival brings stars to BR
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
& Found” 11:45 a.m.: “Sunset Song” Noon: “Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise” 12:30 p.m.: “Vita Activa: The Spirit Animal of Hannah Arendt” 1:30 p.m.: “The Innocents” 2:30 p.m.: “No Greater Love” 2:30 p.m.: “Seven Days in Nepal” 3:10 p.m.:... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Saying hello to Berlinexperienced in the snows of winter, as on sunny late-April days it seems to be
Saying hello to Berlin
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
experienced in the snows of winter, as on sunny late-April days it seems to be largely used for sunbathing. We had crossed Hannah Arendt Strasse to a cafe, ordering a coffee and a riesling. There Isabel consulted her Lonely Planet, looked up,... Read more
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Salon.com
Is Donald Trump a new Hitler? Hannah Arendt might argue that they’re closer than you thinkHannah Arendt was one of the greatest intellectuals of the 20th century, and 40
Is Donald Trump a new Hitler? Hannah Arendt might argue that they’re closer than you think
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
Hannah Arendt was one of the greatest intellectuals of the 20th century, and 40 years after her death she may have eclipsed other figures who seemed bigger at the time. Many of the issues that Jean-Paul Sartre pursued, for example, feel like arid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Portuguese Vested Interests Trump Human Rights in Angolabeatings which the regime of Jose Eduardo dos Santos tolerates and encourages.
Portuguese Vested Interests Trump Human Rights in Angola
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
beatings which the regime of Jose Eduardo dos Santos tolerates and encourages. It is the banality of evil, as described by Hannah Arendt in her work on Nazi Germany. When horror becomes such an everyday occurrence that people are habituated to the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Review: Edgar M. Bronfman’s Why Be Jewish? is less interested in enforcing observance than fostering communitydon’t think it’s possible to overstate the role of shame in the history of the
Review: Edgar M. Bronfman’s Why Be Jewish? is less interested in enforcing observance than fostering community
The Globe and Mail / Posted 28 days ago
don’t think it’s possible to overstate the role of shame in the history of the Jewish people. Western European Jews like Hannah Arendt shamed their Eastern brethren as uncivilized and unclean; immigrants like Samuel Bronfman shamed themselves... Read more

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