Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Culture”

Three Rival Humanisms

Post-Christian liberal humanism begat two rival sects: socialist humanism and evolutionary humanism

Posted March 28th, 2017

What Is Christianity For?

A discussion with sociologist Jeff Guhin on religion and cultural change

Posted March 22nd, 2017

The Telos Crisis

A loss of national purpose and a binding mission at the heart of our sense of decline

Posted March 21st, 2017

Our New St. Boniface

The revolutionary power of 4Chan

Posted March 17th, 2017

‘I Feel Just Like Jesus’ Son’

Missing the metaphysical crisis at the root of the heroin epidemic

Posted March 8th, 2017

Out Of Academia’s Ashes

For creative pedagogical minorities who are tired of shoring up the educational imperium

Posted March 5th, 2017

Losing La France Profonde

Dévitalisation and the hunger to Make France Great Again

Posted March 1st, 2017

Islam: ‘The Last Badass Religion’

Many US Muslims take their religion more seriously than Christians do. Good for them

Posted February 28th, 2017

Economic Insecurity

Demographer Nick Eberstadt warns that America is in a dangerous place

Posted February 20th, 2017

Conservatism Does Not Equal Anti-Liberalism

Preserving the Western tradition through the Age of Trump and his enemies

Posted February 17th, 2017

Identity Politics Are Inevitable

To know who they are and what to do, Americans, like all people, have to know of which story they are a part

Posted February 6th, 2017

Belief And Belonging

A free-floating Christian envies what Muslim protesters have

Posted February 3rd, 2017

A Benedict Of The Protestants?

James Kurth, the ‘Protestant Deformation,’ and the recovery of authentic Christian community

Posted February 1st, 2017

Reading Rene Girard At The End Of The World

In the post-Christian West, ‘we have no more protection against our own violence’

Posted January 30th, 2017

The World Around Us

‘The world, in all its non-collapsing glory, is still there. We need to look up and see it.’

Posted January 26th, 2017

The Left Doubles Down On ‘Who? Whom?’

Notes from an incipient American Yugoslavia

Posted January 9th, 2017

What Does Solidarity Mean In 2017?

Struggling to understand America in the age of fracture

Posted January 5th, 2017