Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Decline and Fall”

Of Decadence, Catholicism, & Duck Confit

France is in a religious war with ISIS, and with secular liberalism. So are we

Posted November 24th, 2015

What’s Coming After Liberalism?

The end of the road for the Enlightenment tradition

Posted November 24th, 2015

From Molenbeek To Merkelbeek

Secular, progressive Europe cannot deal with homegrown Islamic radicalism

Posted November 23rd, 2015

Balkanized America

How cultural leftism and the Social Justice Warriors are tearing apart the social fabric

Posted November 23rd, 2015

Nativism & the Benedict Option

Helping Christians and cultural conservatives keep their heads and their hearts amid contending extremisms in a dissolute time

Posted November 21st, 2015

Terrorism & This Religious Century

The ‘Rocamadour Moment’ of the West

Posted November 18th, 2015

The End of Our Time

The Enlightenment, ’68ers, and the civilizational impasse of secular liberalism

Posted November 17th, 2015

France As the West Bank

The ‘new kind of war’ facing the French challenges liberal democracy at its foundations

Posted November 14th, 2015

Liberalism Murdering Liberalism

Another report from Mizzou, by an outside prof who teaches truly suffering minorities

Posted November 13th, 2015

The Story of an SJW De-Convert

Why the center cannot hold in the face of campus SJW nihilists

Posted November 12th, 2015

The Establishment’s ‘Pain’

The blindness of journalists, academics, and others who prosper under this system

Posted November 11th, 2015

Christakis Caves, Confesses to Crimethink

What do conservatives do when the Ivory Tower falls? Idea: create academic monasteries

Posted November 10th, 2015

Mizzou Mob Tramples First Amendment

Communications prof caught on video calling for ‘muscle’ to bully journalists

Posted November 9th, 2015

Mizzou: No Longer An Actual University

Tim Wolfe’s resignation shows that the University of Missouri has become a football team and a SJW sanitarium with a school attached

Posted November 9th, 2015

Academia’s Saul Bellow Moment

The ideological captivity of the new campus revolutionaries seems like old times

Posted November 9th, 2015

The Value of Submission

Houellebecq’s choice: a decadent, post-Christian West — or Islam?

Posted November 5th, 2015

It Really is ‘Camp of the Saints’

The ‘entire global south’ is headed north

Posted November 2nd, 2015