a contradiction between two beliefs or conclusions that are in themselves reasonable; a paradox
television begins, the more sophisticated it gets, to produce and live by an antinomy, a phenomenon whose strength lies in its contradiction
An antinomy is a problem of language similar to a paradox
on their use in Broom
We are thus caught in a Kantian antinomy (though it would be too obscene to call this ‘the antinomy of Holocaust reason’): while any positive reference to the Holocaust amounts to its instrumentalisation, the reduction of any reference to the Holocaust to such an instrumentalisation (i.e. the imposition of total silence about the Holocaust in political discourse) is no less unacceptable.
‘the antinomy of Holocaust reason’ this guy
incidentally, that subclause is a great example of parallipsis