Sunday night odds and ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

The Colfax Massacre

Grant Wacker on the fall of Jerry Falwell Jr.

Suffrage and Black women

Socialist Sunday schools

What is Jill Lepore reading?

Donald Trump and John Wayne

Liberty University in the post-Falwell era

Two new books on the history of nativism

A “flying train” in 1902

Trump’s use of imagery

Manichaenism in presidential politics

Women’s suffrage after the 19th amendment

1968 and 2020

Randall Kennedy reviews Jon Meacham’s His Truth is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope

The Conversation tackles the Falwell scandal here and here.

Did a sermon provoke violence during the Stamp Act crisis?

The fight over monuments

Christopher Lasch and local culture