Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Education”

Clericalism And Common Core

As you know, I don’t have a position on Common Core. It …

Posted June 20th, 2014

Listen To This Frenchman, America

Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry knocks it out of the park by clobbering idiotic journalists …

Posted June 13th, 2014

Where Are The Conservative Academic Theologians?

Fordham’s Michael Peppard considers the dearth of conservatives in his profession. One …

Posted June 11th, 2014

Never Do These Things, Professor

My colleague Micah Mattix, who puts together the great daily newsletter Prufrock …

Posted June 4th, 2014

Sorry, Ms. Angelou, The Doctor Is Not In

Did you know that “Dr. Maya Angelou” was neither a physician nor …

Posted May 30th, 2014

Teaching In The Age Of ‘Trigger Warnings’

Baylor literature professor Alan Jacobs, who taught at Wheaton for 29 years, …

Posted May 21st, 2014

Where To Find True Campus Liberalism

Damon Linker grits his teeth at the egregious illiberality of college campuses …

Posted May 20th, 2014

Yay, Haverford College Students

I was hard on Haverford College students last week for their protest …

Posted May 19th, 2014

The Emotivist Approach To Commencement Addresses

A reader e-mails from his coffee shop: Earlier today, I was musing …

Posted May 15th, 2014

How To Teach Dante To High Schoolers

Over at the Circe website, Brian Phillips is trying to spark a …

Posted May 15th, 2014

The Inhospitality Of The Haverford College For Tots

Another day, another commencement speaker forced out because campus crybabies cannot bear …

Posted May 15th, 2014

The Tyranny Of Campus Moralism

It’s Damon Linker Day around here, I guess. He’s been on fire …

Posted May 14th, 2014

How To Speak Gibberish & Win A National Debate Title

Good news from Towson University: Towson University Debate Team members Ameena Ruffin …

Posted May 10th, 2014

A Grassroots Revolt To Pay More Taxes

We had a tax election over the weekend here in West Feliciana …

Posted May 5th, 2014

Tal Fortgang, Yes!

Tal Fortgang is a Princeton undergraduate who got sick and tired of …

Posted May 3rd, 2014

The Meaning Of Swarthmore’s Rape Situation

Philadelphia magazine has a troubling story about Swarthmore College, the prestigious liberal …

Posted April 28th, 2014

What Public School Teachers Face

In East Baton Rouge Parish schools, anyway. Kiran Chawla, a reporter for …

Posted April 28th, 2014