Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Stuart Whatley reviews Martha Nussbaum, The Cosmopolitan Tradition: A Noble but Flawed Ideal

When editors believed that magazines could change lives

The “pathogens may be new, the logic of social response is not, and it is here that we can see historical continuities.”

A Harvard professor teaches on Zoom

The burning of The Quarantine


ESPN in a pandemic

Liberty University employee: “I really feel I’m being gaslit

Early Christians and caring for others in times of crisis

George Washington’s honorary doctorate

National History Day goes virtual

How would Ben Franklin respond to COVID-19?

The growth of Christianity in Kenya

Faith healing by phone

Death is bad

Women study George Washington too