Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Get some historical perspective on Labor Day

The op-edization of everything

The Great Books in service of social justice

Asbury Park

Slavery and presidential estates

World’s fairs

African American history in the age of Trump

What is going on at NYU?

The history of capitalism

McCain photos

College rankings based on their contribution to the public good

Remembering the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire

The coddling and splintering of the American mind

Camp Wanamaker

Lemonade stands

Jan Ellen Lewis, RIP and Jesse Lemisch

Evangelicals are afraid