A few things online that caught my attention this week:
The burden of the black public intellectual
Should we abolish the electoral college?
Education and moral purpose
Another attempt to define evangelicalism
The U.S. military got its start in the wars against Native Americans
The decline of brick and mortar shopping
What is Ben Sasse reading?
Kevin Kruse reviews Sarah Churchwell, Behold America: The Entangled History of “America First” and “the American Dream”
Why can’t students write well?
The New York Times book review lists its “100 Notable Books” of 2018