Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Former slave residences

Did Frank Sinatra have a role in JFK’s death?

Billy Joel is 70.

Wikipedia is “fun and weird”

Christian nationalism

Dover bookstore

More Christian nationalism

Wash your hands

Cars and the civil rights movement

Are you reading Heather Cox Richardson’s Letters from an American?

William Howard Taft on the powers of the president

Writers and activism

American Indians and Civil War memory

Serena Zabin on the Boston Massacre

James Kloppenberg reviews Craig Fehrman, Author in Chief: The Untold Story of Our Presidents and the Books They Wrote

Julia Ward Howe‘s vision of America

Trump and the “miracle on ice