A few things on-line that caught my attention this week:
Christopher Hitchens on George Orwell’s Animal Farm.
It was he, not his wife.
Bill Keller reviews Alan Brinkley, The Publisher: Henry Luce and His American Century.
More on history and the Tea Party movement.
Henry Louis Gates on slave reparations.
Historiann: Should you recycle conference presentations?
University Diaries: Why go to class when the notes are on Wiki.
Douglass Brinkley on the Boston Tea party.
Are religions different paths to the same wisdom? Steven Prothero says no.
What happened to the liberal moment?
Religious leaders condemn new Arizona immigration law.
Glenn Beck will deliver commencement address at Liberty University.
Stephen F. Hayward reviews five new books on conservatism
E.D. Hirsch reviews Diane Ravitch, The Death and Life of the Great American School System
Greg Schneider reviews James Horn, A Kingdom Strange: The Brief and Tragic History of the Lost Colony of Roanoke