Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Doctoral students should volunteer

Nancy Isenberg reviews Ellen Carol DuBois, Suffrage: Women’s Long Battle for the Vote

A Christian defense of socialism

The digitization of Freedomways: A Quarterly Review of the Negro Freedom Movement

Hosea Easton and David Walker attempt to debunk scientific racism

Jill Lepore on the problems of political polling

Some new books on writing well

Horace Greeley and the history of “crusading” journalism

Students are learning how to spot fake news

The problem with women’s history month

Remembering Edith Blumhofer and here

Marti Greene reviews two recent books on Dorothy Sayers

Defending nostalgia

When John Adams defended British soldiers and what that means

Emily Yankowitz reviews Kacy Tillman, Stripped and Script: Loyalist Women Writers of the American Revolution

Is the Democratic Party antithetical to religion?