Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Culture”

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

Neoliberalism Vs. Medievalism

The myth of linear progress is an obstacle to understanding the time

Posted January 3rd, 2017

Multiculturalism And Modernity

On the film Before The Rain, and the impossibility of living fully in modernity or tradition

Posted January 1st, 2017

God-Fearing Immigrants Commit Spiritual Suicide

Reader: Serious Christian and Muslim newcomers don’t make the West more socially conservative, but their children more secular and liberal

Posted December 30th, 2016

Anti-Modern = Pro-Muslim + Pro-Immigrant?

Should traditional US Christians welcome Third World immigration for cultural reasons?

Posted December 28th, 2016

Trump, Jesus, & Our Culturally Illiterate Elite

Trump Derangement Syndrome: a mind is a terrible thing to waste

Posted December 26th, 2016

The Abolition Of Man (No, Really)

A man who aspires to create mutant forms of human life for art’s sake

Posted December 23rd, 2016

Young Americans

The Prophet Pat Maloney, on the world we have made for our children

Posted December 19th, 2016

Notes From Washington

A diary of a day spent in the Nation’s Capital

Posted December 14th, 2016