A process of dehumanisation enables the savagery unleashed during the October 7 pogrom

It was more authentic than its “gritty” successors

How was Damien Bendall free to kill?

Politics needs a vision of the Good

Historians are better placed to explain malicious acts than philosophers, who strive to subordinate them to reason

Why are people fighting a long-dead slave trade rather than resisting the triumph of a real one?

Forced to flee her native Germany, Hannah Arendt is finally celebrated there in a major exhibition