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Why Arendt Matters: Revisiting “The Origins of Totalitarianism”

The astonishing  statement Donald Trump made at a January 2016 campaign rally in Iowa seems like the essential moment in his unexpected rise to power: “I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot somebody,” he said, “and … Continue reading

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