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The King of Confidence’: 19th century idealist, con man subject of next Creative Living program

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James Strang was “a very complicated human being,” author Miles Harvey said. “He was a complete opportunist but partly an idealist.”
A polygamist, a thief, and a cheat, James Strang proclaimed himself divine king of earth, heaven, and the 78-square-mile Beaver Island, Mich., before he was assassinated in 1856. “The most […]
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