A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Simone Weil: “decreationist“
An New York Times editor on what she learned about slavery in her 1960s history class. It’s not what you might expect.
Female war correspondentes in the 1890s.
John Lewis saved the March on Washington.
Jewish homesteaders in North Dakota.
The legacy of Huey Newton.
Liberalism is under seige.
Dissent tackles neo-liberalism.
Nikki Haley won the first GOP debate–hands down.
The history of counting.
Rebel: the revolutionary dog.
Ralph Nader just started a newspaper.
Jill Lepore’s new book of essays.