Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Culture”

Deconstructing Western Civilization

If you will not have God, you had better pay your respects to Mr. Ed

Posted November 25th, 2014

Ukip & the Future of the Future

History is on the side of Modernizers? Nobody bothered to tell Nigel Farage

Posted November 22nd, 2014

‘Stuck’ As Default of the Poor

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

Posted November 21st, 2014

The Tao of the Traditional Family

From both a leading rabbi and the Vatican, powerful explanations of how the traditional family is the Way to human flourishing

Posted November 19th, 2014

Lawyers And Traitors

A case for why plaintiff’s lawyers and those who hire them should be in the lowest pit of the Inferno

Posted November 12th, 2014

The Ghost in Our Machine World

You can’t suppress the supernatural forever. It always comes back

Posted October 31st, 2014

America: From Israel to Babylon

A new generation of Southern Baptists prepares itself for the long haul in post-Christian America

Posted October 29th, 2014

How To Be Saved, by David Brooks

The New York Times columnist gives an extraordinary address to a Christian group

Posted October 20th, 2014

Why Poor People Act That Way

Explaining the source of the hopelessness of the poor

Posted September 26th, 2014

The Arab Barbarians

The collapse of a civilization, the death of hope, the responsibility of culture

Posted September 20th, 2014

Mark Driscoll & the Pill of Murti-Bing

Why self-narcotized believers let the tyrannical megachurch pastor get away with it for so long

Posted September 18th, 2014

An American Girl Tale

Marie-Grace and Cécile, and a little-known history of race in America.

Posted September 6th, 2014

Le Misérable

Hélas, Ta-Nehisi Coates spends his summer becoming a soixante-huitard

Posted September 2nd, 2014

Race, Culture, Rotherham

How do we keep ourselves from seeing what we don’t want to see?

Posted August 29th, 2014

What Would Flannery Do?

Of Hillbilly Thomists, Dr. Fishwife, stiffened giblets, and not wasting your life on trash.

Posted August 29th, 2014

Ferguson: A View From County Kildare

If you read nothing else about Ferguson — and especially if you …

Posted August 25th, 2014

Jeremiah Option Vs. Benedict Option

My TAC colleague Samuel Goldman penned a good piece yesterday positing the …

Posted August 14th, 2014