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.

Oh, Wow, Nature Can Do That?

Visiting knothead gets cold-cocked by botanical life on the Azores

Darwin Award, Family Edition

SJW genius: ‘When has it ever become legal to shoot someone because they’re pulling off in your car?’

Policing Orthodoxy’s Borders

At last, the ‘dialogue’ camel sticks its nose under the Orthodox omophorion

In Canada & Ireland, The Religious Are Routed

Gay rights and abortion rights trample religious liberty. Now what?

Blue Urban Evangelicals & The Ben Op

A reader who is one of them says they have trouble rejecting the world

Christians, Cruelty, Children & The Law

No moral justification for the Trump administration’s policy separating illegal migrant families

Liberal Media’s Freaky Father’s Day

Celebrating the destruction of fatherhood under liquid modernity’s ideological despotism

His Son The Snow Queen

Dad reconciles himself to the higher wisdom of cross-dressing son, a ‘Frozen’ fan

Should Conservatives Leave Public Schools?

Heartland high school teacher forced out for rejecting gender ideology. Canary in cultural coal mine is chirping like a klaxon

Stalin Was A Winner Too

Trump praises Kim Jong Un as a national-leader prodigy

Should I Use Tiles?

Is the convenience of the Bluetooth tracking devices worth the loss of privacy?

Great Floods And Mental Dikes

The literal and metaphorical inundations brought by modernity

Azores Love

You live there? You been there? Tell me what you know

Pence Among The Southern Baptists

A ‘Republican Party At Prayer’ moment in Dallas

Gay: ‘Hey, Hey, No Chick-fil-A!’

Progressive bile is not as tasty as chicken sandwiches washed down with the milk of human kindness

Yuck Travel: Eating The Faroes

I do not want to go to there

The Marriage-And-Family Script

One important way the church can help her people navigate liquid modernity

Saving Liberalism From Liberals

Conservative scholar Vincent Philip Muñoz says the fight is not over. Is he right?

French Catholicism: An Autopsy

Catholic historian sees Vatican II as the Church’s hemlock moment

Harry, Hanna, Beaux — And René

A teen throuple, mimesis, and the breaking of the levee

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