Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Conservatism”

In Praise Of Bohemian Conservatives

The belief that life is a mystery, not an argument; a poem, not a syllogism

Posted June 15th, 2016

Will Social Conservatism Survive Trump?

Maybe the most important social-conservative answer is, Who cares?

Posted May 31st, 2016

The Gifts of the Czechs

Vaclav Havel and the politics of the Benedict Option

Posted May 24th, 2016

The Right & The Unnecessariat

On the difference between a conservative and an alt-rightist

Posted May 23rd, 2016

Acts Of Edifying Rebellion

Yuval Levin on the Benedict Option

Posted May 19th, 2016

Frenemies Of The Benedict Option

What to say to conservative Christians who believe our tribe ought to stay on the battlefield and give it all we’ve got?

Posted May 16th, 2016

In Praise Of The Unprincipled Conservative

‘They are quite happy to take the world as it is’

Posted May 13th, 2016

What The Media Don’t Let You See

And what they don’t see themselves, because they aren’t looking

Posted May 9th, 2016

Donald Trump, Reaganslayer

The end of True Conservatismâ„¢

Posted May 4th, 2016

Conservatism After Trump

David Brooks predicts — and prescribes — a turn towards localism

Posted April 29th, 2016

Did Trump Kill Reaganism?

No. He was the first GOP presidential contender to notice that it was already dead

Posted April 28th, 2016

The Benedict Option, Reactionary?

Is it a form of conservatism — or something off the political charts?

Posted April 26th, 2016

Mammon Yes, God No

Social conservatives ‘waking up to the fact that their voice counts for less than Disney’s’ in the GOP

Posted April 19th, 2016

GOP Civil War

Post-election fight brewing between Reaganite diehards, Trumpkins, and reformists

Posted March 30th, 2016

Cheer Up, Conservatives

What’s good about the Trump phenomenon, by someone who hates Trump

Posted March 25th, 2016

How The Right Created Trump

Decades of indulging extreme, talk radio rhetoric, and the bill comes due

Posted March 21st, 2016

A Catholic Neocon Collapse?

Is the Neuhaus-Weigel-Novak pillar of the GOP establishment falling down?

Posted March 9th, 2016