Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Economics”

Silicon Valley & America’s Brazilification

Yes, rich tech liberals are hypocrites — but that doesn’t let the rest of us off the hook

Posted May 24th, 2018

Starbucks’s Stupid Policy

Being woke is a good way to become broke

Posted May 22nd, 2018

‘What’s The Matter With Orthodox Countries?’

Economists wonder why these nations struggle to gain their liberal, capitalist footing

Posted May 10th, 2018

Marx Was Right: A Warning

Cultural Marxism is a real thing — and it doesn’t come from nowhere

Posted May 1st, 2018

His Unhappy Life In A Sh*thole

‘How can we ever form an actual community based on trust and mutual obligations? We can’t’

Posted January 25th, 2018

The Complicated ‘Sh*thole’ Debate

The poor moved into his neighborhood. Then came cops, crime, and decline

Posted January 24th, 2018

The NYC Subway Ripoff

Why does it cost more to build a subway there than anywhere else in the world?

Posted December 29th, 2017

The Fraud Of Trumpian Populism

‘The West is declining! Demographic winter is coming! But don’t you dare touch our corporate tax cuts’

Posted November 30th, 2017

Here Come The Robots

Over 40 percent of Americans are soon likely to lose their jobs to mechanization — and nobody is talking about it

Posted October 31st, 2017

Dead Deplorables & Class Warfare

More bad news about the white working class

Posted September 20th, 2017

Con Of The Century

Donald Trump, Goldman Sachs, and a star-spangled sucker born every minute

Posted September 17th, 2017

A Tale Of Two Janitors

Custodians’ history reveals the emergence of the ‘precariat’ over the last generation

Posted September 4th, 2017

Google, Being Evil Again

Internet giant’s grubby fingerprints are all over mass firing of its think-tank critics

Posted August 31st, 2017

Bannon On Alt-Right: ‘Clowns’

Architect of president’s campaign strategy turns on his base

Posted August 16th, 2017

A: Because It’s Full Of Mormons

Q: Why is Utah so successful at upward mobility?

Posted March 29th, 2017

Steve Bannon & Chris Arnade

Two very different men lament that Dems and GOP have same basic view on trade and economic policy

Posted March 26th, 2017

Economic Insecurity

Demographer Nick Eberstadt warns that America is in a dangerous place

Posted February 20th, 2017