Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Class”

Stop Demonizing The White Working Class

Progressive author says the Left is harming itself and the country by being out of touch

Posted May 15th, 2017

The Chelsea Class’s Vie En Rose

What the vanities of the Democrats’ dauphine have to do with France and the crisis of globalization afflicting the West

Posted April 22nd, 2017

Is The Benedict Option Only For The Privileged?

A reviewer finds The Benedict Option too narrowly focused on the middle class

Posted March 22nd, 2017

Private Colleges = PC Madrassas

The connection between elitism, privilege, and the pseudo-religious campus cult of political correctness

Posted March 6th, 2017

What Does Solidarity Mean In 2017?

Struggling to understand America in the age of fracture

Posted January 5th, 2017

Same Bar, Different Worlds

Where #MAGA drinks with friends in the early afternoon

Posted December 16th, 2016

The Charlotte Fallout

It’s never as simple as black and white

Posted September 22nd, 2016

Clintons Still Puttin’ On The Ritz

As the Trump threat steadily mounts, ca$h-crazed Clintons party with the Non-Deplorables

Posted September 14th, 2016

At The Privilege Factories

The decadence of elite college life, and what it portends for the political future

Posted August 31st, 2016

Eating Cake With Hillary Clinton

Meanwhile, Obama putts his priorities in order

Posted August 20th, 2016

Hillbillies Of France

J.D. Vance’s book strikes a resonant chord with a French reader

Posted August 11th, 2016

Why Liberals Love ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

J.D. Vance’s bestselling memoir has a fan club on the Left

Posted August 5th, 2016

J.D. Vance Fan Club Letters

Reader: ‘This is the kind of political discourse we need — honest, grounded, non-judgmental, and compassionate’

Posted August 2nd, 2016

J.D. Vance on CNN

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ author talks poverty and Trump

Posted July 30th, 2016

Decline & Fall Of Poor Country People

Terry Teachout on the grit and determination of his grandparents — and the hillbillies they left behind

Posted July 26th, 2016

J.D. Vance’s Straight Talk About Poverty

Massive readership of his interview indicates appreciation for honest, non-ideological talk about the problem

Posted July 25th, 2016

Trump: Tribune Of Poor White People

Hillbilly Elegy author J.D. Vance explains what America doesn’t understand about the outsiders elites despise

Posted July 22nd, 2016