Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Evangelicals, Trump, and the politics of charisma

David Frum: How to Build an Autocracy

Michael Novak, RIP

The invention of segregation

John Turner reviews Robert Orsi, History and Presence

Remembering Executive Order 9066

Moral wood and William Penn

Place and race

Robert Darnton on fake news

Are you watching The Young Pope?

Does Trump’s narcissism cloud his moral concern?

Remembering the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act

Robert Levine talks Frederick Douglass


Keeping change and continuity in tension in the American history classroom

The William Henry Harrison Museum

Jackson Lears reviews Stephen Kinzer, The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire

Books for President’s Day

Homespun and resistance