Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Elizabeth Warren: teacher

Two new books on American national identity

Commemorating Civil War men, not Civil War myths

Even Hamilton didn’t believe in the electoral college

Kim Phillips-Fein reviews Darren Dochuk, Anointed With Oil: How Christianity and Crude Made Modern America

Conservatives against capitalism

Chris Cuomo and Fredo

Theodore McCarrick in exile

The end of Mad: Here and here

The Green New Deal and rural America

Keith Thomas‘s  new book on civility

Local culture

American Christian media and humanitarianism

Ted Cruz:  God supports gun use, but only after dark

The problem with Trump’s Alabama “forecast”

Eric Miller on the “Great American Songbook

When a former enslaved woman sued for reparations