Sunday night odds and ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

When Malcolm X met with the KKK

What is a political essay?

Stealing elections–old school style

Journalism in the age of Trump

Marriages and COVID-19

Doug: The last undecided voter

Jon Meacham on 1968 and 2020

The Democrats are winning the war of ideas

Sex and the author of the preamble to the U.S. Constitution

White fear and American politics

Atlantic City

In Brazil, I see my life whole”

Religion and Supreme Court justices


Woodrow Wilson and race

Book binding and human skin

Thomas Frank on populism

Alexis Coe reviews H.W. Brands, The Zealot and the Emancipator: John Brown, Abraham Lincoln, and the Struggle for American Freedom