A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Robert Nisbet on managerialism and the modern university
How will today’s students fall in love with a book?
The British Empire was built on slavery, and then antislavery.
The music of the Industrial Workers of the World
Lasch and Foucault on identity
Matt Mazewski reviews Christine Firer Hinze, Radical Sufficiency: Work, Livelihood, and a U.S. Catholic Economic Ethic
An atheist reconsiders God in a pandemic
A Medieval Catholic nun on how to prepare for an abortion
Woody Holton talks the American Revolution
Newspapers have a civic mission to cover local news
James Baldwin reviews Alex Haley’s Roots…in 1976
The Catholic Church has remained consistent on vaccines