Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Decline and Fall”

Twilight Of The Elites — And The Rest Of Us

America can bear neither its vices nor their cure

Posted May 18th, 2017

Portsmouth, Ohio

Unemployment, drugs, prostitution: the tattering of the social fabric in a working-class town

Posted May 17th, 2017

Death In Venice

We are a depraved civilization that deserves judgment

Posted May 17th, 2017

The Internet Vs. Our Humanity

Jonathan Taplin’s prophetic warning about Facebook, Google, and Amazon

Posted May 15th, 2017

Perversion As Progress

Does polyamory make for happier marriages? A question that only a civilization on its way out poses

Posted May 11th, 2017

‘Um, Conservatives Are Right,’ Says Leftie

Freddie de Boer says that social conservatives are wrong about everything but our own marginalization

Posted May 5th, 2017

Where Did All The Christians Go?

The existential cost of religious illiteracy

Posted May 5th, 2017

Running Towards Something Good

Why Anthony Esolen left Providence College

Posted May 4th, 2017

The Cost Of Christian Denial

Why US Christians cannot afford to minimize the current crisis

Posted May 3rd, 2017

A Tale Of Two Photos

Art and the pursuit of deep truth

Posted May 1st, 2017

The Suicide Of Europe

The home of Western civilization is on the brink — but the US is on the same downward slide

Posted April 30th, 2017

‘Fallen! Fallen Is Babylon The Great!’

The global elite is setting itself up for a massive crash

Posted April 27th, 2017

Lost Causes And Stand-Taking Down South

The New Yorker profiles me and the story of my family

Posted April 24th, 2017

Forsaking The Family, Surrendering Civilization

Most young adult Americans see marriage and family as incidental to adulthood. As goes the family, so goes civilization

Posted April 20th, 2017

Her Life Among The Deathworks

Catherine Opie, Philip Rieff, and a strategy for the end of the world

Posted April 2nd, 2017

Three Rival Humanisms

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

Posted March 28th, 2017

SJWs Take Tim Keller’s Scalp

Princeton Theological Seminary capitulates to progressive pressure

Posted March 22nd, 2017