Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Culture”

How Bibliotherapy Works

Information that comes to us in story form rewires our brains

Posted January 21st, 2015

Meet The Houellebellocq

Why Michel Houellebecq is not anti-Muslim, but rather against modern France

Posted January 20th, 2015

Friends in Low Places

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

Posted January 19th, 2015

God. Mystery. Beer. What Could Be Better?

The Eighth Day Institute symposium is this weekend in Wichita

Posted January 13th, 2015

Letter from a Milquetoast Trad

Why material progress and an increase in personal autonomy is not a sign things are getting better

Posted January 13th, 2015

What Do We Do After Liberalism?

Patrick Deneen on the world liberalism made — and unmade

Posted January 5th, 2015

I Love Those British Types

How great is a country that not only produces great typeface designers, but that also celebrates them?

Posted January 2nd, 2015

Thomism of the Table

A French Catholic crunchy con talks about God and food

Posted December 1st, 2014

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