A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Matt Sitman and Sam Adler-Bell talk with historian Jennifer Burns about Milton Friedman
Robert Zaretsky reviews Wolfram Elienberger, The Visionaries: Arendt, Beauvoir, Rand, Weil, and the Power of Philosophy in Dark Times.
Maureen Dowd: “It’s hard to be on [Elise] Stefanik’s side.”
Rowan Williams on the Incarnation
The current state of the “history wars“
The 1926 floating university.
C.W. Goodyear reviews H.W. Brands, Founding Partisans: Hamilton, Madison, Jefferson, Adams, and the Brawling Birth of American Politics
Esau McCaulley on how pastors and churches should address the crisis in the Middle East.
Michael Patrick Brady reviews Katherine Rye Jewell’s Lives from the Underground: A History of College Radio
Siva Vaidhyanathan remembers Norman Lear
The Rhode Island Brown brothers had a sister.
The final version of the AP African American Studies curriculum
Becca Rothfield reviews Tim Alberta, The Kingdom, the Power, and the Glory.
Sohrab Ahmari takes on Whiggism