“Poverty is more than deprivation,
October 2, 2017 § Leave a comment
it is a state of constant want and acute misery whose ignominy consists in its dehumanizing force; poverty is abject because it puts men under the absolute dictate of necessity as all men know it from their most intimate experience and outside all speculations.”
Arendt, On Revolution, pp. 59-60.
The Wonder of the World: Hannah Arendt, G. K. Chesterton and Ecological Populism by Richard Gill