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Arendt & Her Defenders

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To the Editor:

What is one to make of Sol Stern’s diatribe about Hannah Arendt, which is cloaked as a review of the new Margarethe von Trotta film about Arendt [“The Lies of Hannah Arendt,” September]? One would think that all the issues related to Eichmann in Jerusalem and Arendt herself should have been dealt with in the 38 years since she passed away. Apparently, this is not the case.