Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Billy Graham round-up

Do we need more negative book reviews?

Why “trashing college” is a bad idea

Black and white bodies?

The history of slavery and justice

Kristin Kobes Du Mez on Kate Bowler’s Everything Happens for a Reason

The Polish government and the history of the Holocaust

One of my former church history professors celebrates the life of Billy Graham

Steve Pinker on why public intellectuals like progress but hate the idea of progress

Luther vs. Erasmus

Maybe college students do value the liberal arts

Charles Francis Adams remembers his father, John Quincy Adams

Islam in a 1750 Pennsylvania fort

College admissions officers vs. school high school administrators on students who protest for tougher gun laws

Another Springsteen symposium