Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Was H.L. Mencken a conservative?

White evangelicals and the fear of Muslims

James K.A. Smith trashes the Benedict Option.  Rod Dreher responds.

Revisiting secession

The love of Alexander Hamilton in the age of Trump

A history of the anti-Irish stereotype

Patrick Deneen reviews three books on the decline of Christian culture

The Green Book

Peter G. Baker reviews Jonathan White, Midnight in America: Darkness, Sleep, and Dreams During the Civil War

Has Washington  D.C. ever been a swamp?

Catherine O’Donnell reviews John McGreevy, American Jesuits and the World

George Washington on national security and immigration

“Up From the Genitals”

Edit, rewrite, rewrite, edit

The American Revolution Reborn: A conversation with Patrick Spero and Michael Zuckerman

Matilda Joslin Gage: Suffragist