Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Culture war”

When Porn Comes To Your Kid’s Smart Phone

The price of having the Internet in your family home is eternal vigilance.

Posted August 28th, 2014

‘Christian Derangement Syndrome’ & Other Combox Perils

Online commenters misrepresenting your position can be more frustrating than outright trolls.

Posted August 26th, 2014

She Was The Wrong Kind Of Christian

Tish Harrison Warren thought she was the “right” kind of Evangelical, in …

Posted August 26th, 2014

I Think We May Have Just Hit Peak Trans

In a — where else? — Salon.com story that reads like a …

Posted August 19th, 2014

Where Fox Geezers Come From

As a follow-up to yesterday’s Fox Geezers thread, here are a couple …

Posted August 12th, 2014

Lands’ End Ticks Off The Mamas

The clothing retailer Lands’ End apparently thought it was doing a good …

Posted August 11th, 2014

Dear Jerk: Love Your Dad The Right-Wing Nut

Reader Surly sends this terrific piece of advice from rock singer Andrew …

Posted August 9th, 2014

Pink Police State Vs. The Bears

Apparently legalized pot in Colorado is making people crazier than usual. According …

Posted August 6th, 2014

Children As Commodities

More stories from a decadent world, one in which adults treat human …

Posted August 5th, 2014

The Rationality Of Traditionalist Sex

Now that I’ve got your attention, let me draw it to Damon …

Posted August 4th, 2014

Aristotle Vs. The Transpersons

A superb Evans-Manning-worthy comment from reader Annie, on the feminism and transgenderism …

Posted August 3rd, 2014

Radical Feminism & The TERF War

A generous reader sent me a delightfully Dreherbaity New Yorker article on …

Posted August 1st, 2014

Richard Dawkins Passes His Sell-By Date

I had not realized that Richard Dawkins had turned into such a …

Posted July 31st, 2014

Josh Barro Is Not Doing Much For The New York Times Brand

This is really kind of breathtaking. Despite what it looks like, Josh …

Posted July 31st, 2014

Positive Law Marriage Vs. Natural Law Marriage

Here’s a fascinating Twitter exchange in which Ryan T. Anderson and Ross …

Posted July 30th, 2014

Why ‘Kellerism’ Matters

At Get Religion, Terry Mattingly brings to our attention a fantastic term …

Posted July 30th, 2014

You Can’t Escape Metaphysics

Alasdair MacIntyre, from a 1993 review of Iris Murdoch’s philosophical study Metaphysics …

Posted July 28th, 2014