Sunday, December 20, 2015

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Is there really a crisis in the humanities?

Michael Kazin on Trump

Social conservatives vs. corporate America in Indiana

The future of the humanities

No more Confederate monuments in New Orleans

Stacy Schiff on the history of anger in America

Hobby Lobby is buying a lot of Bibles

The history of anti-evolution laws

Tweeting the Stamp Act

Smithsonian picks the best history books of 2015

America as a melting pot


Christian environmentalism

Fashionable megachurches

(Post-it) notes on the Jefferson

Thomas Nast and Santa

Another history of nativist politics

Tim Tyson on history and hope