Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Powerful evangelical women

Karl Jacoby reviews H.W. Brands, Dreams of El Dorado: A History of the American West

The court evangelicals should endorse Augustine, not Paula White

Should Washington D.C. have a Latino history museum?

African evangelicals and the Nobel Peace Prize

Mark Silk on William Barr‘s recent speech at Notre Dame

Robert Caldwell III reviews Michael Winship, Hot Protestants: A History of Puritanism in England and America

A Constitution tent revival?

On history students writing letters to future students

Historical sites and slavery

Al Smith: Catholic politician

Chris Gehrz on tax exemptions and Christian colleges

Eric Herschthal reviews Richard Bell, Stolen: Five Boys Kidnapped into Slavery and Their Astonishing Odyssey Home and Caleb McDaniel, Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America

“The parchment text of the Bill of Rights is not meant to be readable”

Islamophobic rhetoric and the American Revolution