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 two books, The Little Way of Ruthie Leming and Crunchy Cons.

Maui Said Hey

It was a good week, but now it’s homeward bound. Will tell …

Mecca & Geneva

When the Presbyterian mind is so open its collective brain falls out

The World To Come

Of gender, democracy, generations, and the right to life

Britain, The Most Important Immigrant

Brexit, mass immigration, and the fate of American politics

Britain Brexits. Good

The sweet, sweet taste of Christiane Amanpour’s tears

Tradition, Technology, Modernity

Rémi Brague: ‘Tradition is what gives us ourselves’

Cultural Engagement & The Benedict Option

Cultural engagement, including preparing Christians to support those fired for not burning a pinch of incense

The Evil, Evil Anabaptists

Why Mennonites are complicit with the Orlando massacre, according to a gay Mennonite

Campus Comes To Congress

House Democrats = Social Justice Warriors

21 Questions With Barronelle Stutzman

What you probably don’t know about the Washington florist facing financial ruin at the hands of the state

#BlackLivesMatter’s Cry For Help

This just in: the real Orlando killer is a right-wing white conservative

Falwell, Fallen

An icon of the moral state of the old guard Religious Right

‘Knowing Is Too Hard’

Why the general public prefers not to acknowledge what’s happening on transgender rights

Evangelicals Split On Trump

The big pow-wow in NYC today between Donald Trump and old-guard Evangelicals highlighted …

What? Trans? Here?

Startling number of people don’t think religious liberty problems are going to come to their state or school. They’re wrong

Trump Is Nearly Broke

Brother, can you spare a dime for the GOP presidential nominee?

Progressive Religion, Orthodox Religion

Here’s the core difference between the two

Hungry For Socialism

Man cannot live on Chavismo alone, as Venezuelans are learning

Islam & The Benedict Option

Says Pakistani-born US Muslim: ‘Muslims are already living the Benedict Option’

Obama Administration Edits Reality

9-1-1 and 9/11: Once again, US Government withholds terrorism evidence for political reasons

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