Sunday, November 1, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Should the Republican Party split into two political parties?

Goody Garlick

How the South won the Civil War

Ross Douthat responds to the Catholic academy

When does a liberal arts college cease to be a liberal arts college?

Why are Trump and Carson leading the GOP race?

Are liberal Catholics snobs?

A new documentary on the Pilgrims

Marco Rubio: Free agent acquisition

Teaching history to students who need work in other subjects

Poison and Civil War cemeteries

Stacy Schiff talks about Salem witches, Jane Kaemnsky reviews Schiff's new book here

Sinatra campaigned for FDR

Barack Obama and Marilynne Robinson: Part Two

Scott Berg reviews Tom Lewis, Washington: A History of Our National City

The Stamp Act in Philadelphia

Trump and Andrew Jackson

Brantley Gasaway on progressive evangelicalism

Faux primary sources and teaching