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.
And Alabama Crimson Tide fans are No. 1—so to speak.
How do we keep ourselves from seeing what we don’t want to see?
The sick, secret world of a cheerful TV host.
Of Hillbilly Thomists, Dr. Fishwife, stiffened giblets, and not wasting your life on trash.
Dante arrives at heaven’s gate, where time and desire are no more.
The price of having the Internet in your family home is eternal vigilance.
Yes, the world hates you. Relax. There’s freedom in disrespectability.
Why creeds matter, despite what the university thinks.
… on Matthew Sitman’s account, I mean.
Police and politicians turned a blind eye to violent, sexist racism.
This canto turns from exaltation to some of the sternest and most lacerating language in the entire poem.
An ongoing disgrace.
A jaw-droppingly evil story from the UK.
Online commenters misrepresenting your position can be more frustrating than outright trolls.
Tish Harrison Warren thought she was the “right” kind of Evangelical, in …
Could you imagine Kent State happening today, with campus police forces increasingly getting military-grade equipment?
Compare and contrast with back-to-school 2014.
Red State’s cofounder finds much conservative populism to increasingly conflict with his Christian faith.
“Who is that dog at the back door?” I asked Julie this …
If you read nothing else about Ferguson — and especially if you …← Older posts