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.
Congressional Republicans must draw a bright, red line — now
You didn’t ask for it, but you’re going to get it, good and hard
The financial power behind LGBT activism seeks to ‘punish the wicked’
Cold comfort for Western doom-and-gloomers — but also hope, via Chinese tradition
President knifes Jeff Sessions in the pages of The New York Times
When is it okay to refuse to sell a book because you find it intolerably evil?
A succinct guide to beating one’s head against the wall
Can any orthodox form of religion stand up to American pluralism and individualism?
What a black woman sees when she goes to her white Evangelical church
Honest young Marxist observes principle at work on college campuses
A radical Manichaean sect of academics serves as vanguard of a cultural revolution
Two kinds of threats to the Western order
A Washington panel finds fault with the politics of the Ben Op
This false but popular religion gains a new convert
A Greenpeace canvasser breaks down at Jeff Jacoby’s doorstep. What happened next is beautiful
And that’s why Tucker Carlson is more credible on foreign policy than his neocon critics
A stunning remark by Benedict XVI characterizing the crisis within Catholicism
She’s nearly two now, and thriving, but has a long, hard road ahead
And: papal mouthpiece apparently condemns Benedict Option
Evangelicals to pen the ‘spiritual biography’ of Donald J. Trump. No, really← Older posts
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