A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Brooke Allen reviews Helen Pluckrose & James Lindsay, Cynical Theories: How Activist Scholarship Made Everything about Race, Gender, and Identity–and Why This Harms Everybody.
Evangelicals call their fellow evangelicals to get vaccinated
For some Americans, history is the story they want to believe
Christine Heyrman reviews Emily Midorikawa, Out of the Shadows: Six Visionary Women in Search of a Public Voice
Evangelicals are Republicans and Republicans are evangelicals
Rebecca Onion reviews Amazon Prime’s The Underground Railroad
Tom Ginsburg reviews Linda Colley’s The Gun, the Ship, and the Pen: Warfare, Constitutions, and the Making of the Modern World
Baseball in Japanese incarceration camps
Richard Kreitner reviews Bruce Levine, Thaddeus Stevens: Civil War Revolutionary, Fighter for Racial Justice
Louis Menand talks about his new book The Free World
What should we teach our students about the Constitution?
Dianna Ramey Berry reviews Annette Gordon-Reed, On Juneteenth
Happy 15th birthday, Boston 1775!
John Turner reviews John C. Calhoun: American Heretic