A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Why Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King paid for the birth of Julia Roberts
Twice before in history, the Supreme Court has allowed itself to become an arm of one political party
Teaching history through film
Democrats and working class voters
Ed Simon reviews Peter Manseau’s The Jefferson Bible: A Biography
Costica Bradatan reviews new books on “argument” and “civility”
Robert Walker Sterling reviews Peniel E. Joseph, The Third Reconstruction: America’s Struggle for Racial Justice in the Twenty-First Century
American history through six photographs
The steel mills are gone. But the socialist parks are still there.
Has Donald Trump influenced Wendell Berry?
Charles Mathewes reviews Francis Fukuyama’s Liberalism and Its Discontents
One book that explains American politics today
Martha Southgate reviews RJ Young, Requiem for the Massacre: A Black History on the Conflict, Hope, and Fallout of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre