Preparing for the impossible: Hannah Arendt's legacy - EXPeditions

Preparing for the impossible: Hannah Arendt's legacy

by Lyndsey Stonebridge
  • Key point 1
    For Arendt, the ironic voice was terribly important as a means of countering the banality of evil. It’s a way of saying the unsayable.
  • Key point 2
    Even after totalitarian States fall, totalitarian elements can remain in culture, enabled by thoughtlessness in institutions, capitalism and politics.
  • Key point 3
    Thinking might be something you do by yourself, but judging can only be done within a political community.