Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Cornel West on being a black public intellectual

Peterson v. Zizek

Making the Lincoln Memorial

False prophets

The soul of Aretha Franklin

More on how Robert Caro writes books

Do we need a new Civil War documentary?

David Brooks on the moral life

Michael Burlingame reviews two new histories of the Civil War

Photography and abolitionism

Laudato Si and the Green New Deal

Can She Do It?

The consequences of Loyalism

Asian American evangelicals and 20th century social activism

Why STEM needs history

Catholic presidential candidates

Religion in American history blog publishes a post

Women and the Christian Right

Pence, Taylor University, and the evangelical faculty lounge