Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Stephen R.I. Smith reviews Maxime Dagenais and Julien Mauduit, ed., Revolutions Across Borders: Jacksonian America and the Canadian Rebellion.

Methodists and the American Revolution

18th-century clergy preaching politics

The end of legacy admissions at Johns Hopkins

Randal Jelks reviews Kellie Carter Jackson, Force and Freedom: Abolitionists and the Politics of Violence

The Democratic Party has a “left,” “center,” and “right”

National Conservatives: Trumpism after Trump

Why Brad Rutter lost the Jeopardy! GOAT tournament. And the philosophy professor who has the lowest score in Jeopardy! history.

Martin Luther King Jr. and Jews

David Blight reviews Andrew Delbanco, The War Before the War: Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America’s Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War

Digging up the Christiania Resistance of 1851

Making sense of the United Methodist schism

Methodists have divided before

Apongo and the Jamaican insurrection of 1760-1761

On the academic history job market