A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Louis Masur on presidential leadership
Allen Guelzo reviews Fergus Bordewich, Congress at War: How Republican Reformers Fought the Civil War, Defied Lincoln, Ended Slavery, and Remade America
Babe Ruth and the 1918 influenza
The financial toll on churches
Nancy Bristow on the 1918 influenza
A new collection of classic conservative writings
Cotton Mather and “Jesus is My Vaccine”
Did we ever recover from Kent State?
Race and the spread of Covid-19
Is Covid-19 just a New York problem?
One thing you can do with a pack of 1986 Topps baseball cards
Our response to the coronavirus should be political
There is a difference between “revisionist history” and lies
Lincoln and leadership in a time of crisis
The Whiskey Rebellion and Covid-19 protests