Sunday, June 28, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

What went wrong at the New York Public Library?

Get rid of the flag.  Keep the monuments

Race and the 1960 World Series MVP

Michael Scott Van Wagenan reviews John Pinheiro, Missionaries of Republicanism: A Religious History of the Mexican-American War

Reclaiming the Puritans

Most threatened historical places in the United States

Andrew Delbanco reviews six new books on higher education

Ten takeaways from Laudato Si'

Garry Wills on the failure of conservative Catholics to accept climate control

Public intellectuals: A bibliography

What is the South successfully seceded?

How to publish a journal article

The meaning of the Confederate flag in the words of those who bore it

What does the same-sex marriage decision mean for religious liberty?  And here

A new edition of the Papers of Martin Van Buren

Glenda Gilmore on the Confederate flag

John Howard Yoder at Notre Dame

Evangelicals and the 1970s