A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Michael Bellesiles talks about Arming America
Maya Jasanoff reviews Christopher Benfey, If: The Untold Story of Kipling’s American Years
We need to give more credit to Venus
The 1619 Project: What would Walter Brueggemann say?
Humanities and the public good
Randall Kennedy reviews Ibram X. Kendi, How to Be an Antiracist
The evangelical left
Andrew Preston reviews Matthew Sutton, Double Crossed: The Missionaries Who Spied for the United States During the Second World War
Christianity and capitalism: Are they compatible?
A new John Locke manuscript on religious toleration
Trump is not the first president to compare himself to Jesus