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.
Orin Kerr sums up the genealogy of DC dirtbaggery
An idea to help Christian adult Americans deepen their roots
Sources: $3.5 million in hush money promised to purported victim to keep him quiet
A gay atheist who is braver than the Archbishop of Dublin, among others
David Brooks and the exhilarating pleasure of spite
What would the BenOp look like in Catholic parish life?
What motivates soldier to kill and risk death — and what does not
Gay rights campaign not about gaining rights and tolerance, but about policing dissent.
In DC, young Catholics talk about what they want out of the BenOp
The cultural revolution now underway is destroying even liberal religion
Symbolism, diabolism, and the chaotic fever dream of modernity
A bat mitzvah girl and her mom seek relevance
Social conservatism in retreat on all fronts, says Gallup poll
The annoying thing about blind optimism
Cooking, Dostoevsky, and Crunchy Cons
Ralph C. Wood reviews ‘How Dante’ for Christianity Today
A progressive fantasizes about the ‘Who am I to judge?’ future of Catholicism
It is wise to question authority. Not reject it outright, but to embrace a certain skepticism
A secret meeting of liberal Catholic cardinals and sympathetic media
Baghdad Bob and the Benedict Option← Older posts
from The American Conservative