Sunday, July 12, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Alexander Hamilton

Allen Guelzo reviews Edward Baptist, The Half Has never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism

Phil Sinitiere reviews Michael McVicar, Christian Reconstruction: R.J. Rushdoony and American Religious Conservatism

Writing for your readers

New York Times has discovered evangelicals in New York City!!

Do history majors come from the upper middle class?

Chris Beneke on America's "unofficial religious establishment"

Black lives in South Carolina

Jonathan Den Hartog reviews Scott Rohrer's Jacob Green's Revolution: Radical Religion and Reform in a Revolutionary Age

What's inside a 1970s Alabama high school history book

David Letterman's new Top Ten List

George Washington looking for his slaves

Tracy McKenzie on the Confederate Flag

A bibliography on American exceptionalism

Elements of Style

Abraham Lincoln and religion

Apparently David Barton is on my case

A "friendly wrestling match" in the village of Whitesboro, NY

Christian Colleges after Obergefell