Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “China”


Chinese cops using facial recognition sunglasses in the streets

Posted February 10th, 2018

Catholicism Hearts Chinese Commies?

Top Vatican official praises Chinese for fidelity to Catholic social doctrine. No, really, he said that

Posted February 6th, 2018

Francis Reaches Concordat With Communists

WSJ reports pontiff agrees to accept Beijing-blessed bishops

Posted February 1st, 2018

Bannon On Alt-Right: ‘Clowns’

Architect of president’s campaign strategy turns on his base

Posted August 16th, 2017

Ancient China For Modern Conservatives

What the Benedict Option can learn from pre-Christian Eastern sages

Posted July 24th, 2017

A: Confucius, Basically

Q: Why is China like that?

Posted July 21st, 2017

It’s Worse In Modern China

Cold comfort for Western doom-and-gloomers — but also hope, via Chinese tradition

Posted July 20th, 2017

Breaking: Trump Clan Embraces Chinese Immigration

Principles? What principles? The Kushners stand to make a mint from Chinese investors

Posted May 7th, 2017

St. Benedict, Colossus Of Western History

Whittaker Chambers, on discovering Benedict’s legacy at the height of the Cold War

Posted March 29th, 2017

Chinese Math vs. British Indiscipline

Why are UK high schoolers lazier and less disciplined than Chinese?

Posted August 20th, 2015

Is China Over?

Yes, says US journalist, who sees corruption and an authoritarian culture stifling progress

Posted November 23rd, 2014

The Changing Countries of Christianity

The Spirit blows where it wills: three stories

Posted November 6th, 2014

The Ugly Chinese

Good news: Americans aren’t the rudest tourists in Europe anymore

Posted October 3rd, 2014

Family Decline Is The Undoing Of Men

Anthropologist Michael Jindra asks why working-class American males are falling further behind. …

Posted January 2nd, 2014

China: Cheap Of Skate & Hard Of Heart

Did you know that while many other wealthy countries pledged tens of …

Posted November 16th, 2013

China’s Gift To Its Children

Oh my God. From National Geographic: An eight-year-old girl, living near a …

Posted November 9th, 2013

Chicken Melamine

This is not good news. In fact, this is demented: “Chinese chicken” …

Posted September 9th, 2013