Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Class”

‘Acting White’ for White People

How whites delegitimize the achievements of other whites, not by deploying racial guilt, but class guilt

Posted May 1st, 2015

More Freddie Thoughts

Solving police brutality is easy. Regenerating a culture where people don’t know how to live is all but impossible

Posted April 30th, 2015

Silicon Valley Mordor

Techno-utopianism is the religion of the future

Posted March 6th, 2015

Friends in Low Places

What growing up as everybody’s punching bag teaches you about power — and friendship

Posted January 19th, 2015

Wall Street Über Alles

The big banks are back in business — and the taxpayers will once again be at risk

Posted December 12th, 2014

‘Stuck’ As Default of the Poor

Teen sex among the lower classes and the generational persistence of poverty

Posted November 21st, 2014

Poor And Foolish

How the choices of this impoverished NYC family dooms them

Posted November 19th, 2014

The View from Grub Street

A Pulitzer Prize winner on his self-inflicted poverty

Posted November 16th, 2014

London: Another Country, Not Your Own

Mass immigration, diversity ideology, and capitalism have turned London into a foreign city for many Britons

Posted October 27th, 2014

Why Poor People Act That Way

Explaining the source of the hopelessness of the poor

Posted September 26th, 2014

When Poverty Is The Fault Of The Poor

Great Evans-Manning comment by Josh McGee on the “Why Poor People Act …

Posted August 1st, 2014

Why Poor People Act Against Their Long-Term Interest

A reader who comments here under the name Peg, and who comes …

Posted July 31st, 2014

The Virus Of Poverty Culture

If you haven’t seen Brenda Ann Kenneally’s amazing photographs of poor young …

Posted July 30th, 2014

To Hell With Ivy League Schools

So says former Yale professor William Deresiewicz, in a barn-burner of a …

Posted July 28th, 2014

If Only Harper Lee Had Moved To Greenwich Village

New York Times book critic Dwight Garner is exceptionally good at his …

Posted July 21st, 2014

Before The Peasants Storm The Castle

Billionaire Nick Hanauer has a word of advice for his fellow plutocrats: …

Posted June 30th, 2014

Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad

Hector writes: Increasingly I have the suspicion that out of the set …

Posted June 29th, 2014