Author Archives: Rod Dreher

About Rod Dreher

Rod Dreher is a senior editor at The American Conservative. He has written and edited for the New York Post, The Dallas Morning News, National Review, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the Washington Times, and the Baton Rouge Advocate. Rod’s commentary has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Commentary, the Weekly Standard, Beliefnet, and Real Simple, among other publications, and he has appeared on NPR, ABC News, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, and the BBC. He lives in St. Francisville, Louisiana, with his wife Julie and their three children. He has also written four books, The Little Way of Ruthie Leming, Crunchy Cons, How Dante Can Save Your Life, and The Benedict Option.

Disgraceful Broward County Deputies

While Nickolas Cruz was shooting up the high school, four deputies stood outside with guns … and did nothing

Against Trump’s Dictator Parade

No good will come from this militarist gesture

German Catholic Bishops Cross A Red Line

Leaders of a collapsing national church taking the global communion to brink of schism

A Strange Post-Liberal Ecumenism

In which the Revd Giles Fraser, socialist, finds common cause with me

Is Brittany Calling You?

Le Chadoux, an organic farming ‘village’ in France, invites stakeholders to save — and transform — a family farm

Anti-Christian Harvard

In the name of tolerance and equality, Harvard suppresses faith group

Marion Maréchal Le Pen’s Dynamic Speech

France’s Catholic right firebrand brings a new (and more interesting) voice to CPAC

School Shooting Death Wish

We are raising our children to be embourgeoised animals. What do you expect?

The Trans Teen Industrial Complex

Parents facing attacks on all fronts — and even Republican politicians cave

Ben Op Billy Graham

In 1969, the great evangelist saw the future

The Lost World Of Billy Graham

How will theologically conservative Evangelicals hold it together?

Billy Graham’s Life

The great evangelist is dead. Long live Billy Graham!

New York Times Denies Basic Scientific Fact

When liberal journalists fight the culture war, truth is the first casualty

Are We Declining? Are We Falling?

Just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t out to get you

Postcard From La France Périphérique

My weekend with the Journées Paysannes

Forming The French Resistance

Among the Catholics of Paris and la France profonde et périphérique

Tea And (Sexual) Sympathy At Baylor

Why sex is like drinking tea, they say

Last Ben Opportunity In Paris

Hey readers, last time to see me this go-round in Paris: Thursday, …

Birthday In Paris

Spending my 51st with my favorite person in my favorite city

Benedict Option ‘A Matter Of Global Import’

Veteran Vatican journalist says book is ground zero of battle between vision of Francis and Benedict XVI

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