Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

George Scialabba on how to be depressed

City Journal, the Manhattan Institute, and Trump

Eric Hobsbawm

Can the humanities really be taught online?

Conservatism and home

Memorializing slaves and victims of racism

Evangelical betrayal

Archives and politics

Clarence Thomas and the wall of separation between church and state.

Why do we still have an electoral college?

Watching Hamilton in the age of Trump

Why Hamilton is “perfect” in for this current moment

When abolitionists went to Kansas

American identity after the death of democracy

Consumer boycotts and the end of slavery