Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Ideas”

The End of Our Time

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

Posted November 17th, 2015

Christakis Caves, Confesses to Crimethink

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

Posted November 10th, 2015

Into the Dark Wood

The shattering of the cosmos, the birth of the modern

Posted October 24th, 2015

SJWs as Marcusian Monsters

Ideology-crazed grandchildren of the New Left icon fight ‘repressive tolerance’

Posted September 24th, 2015

The Secret Conservative Inside Liberals

Revising Jonathan Haidt’s theory of moral foundations

Posted August 10th, 2015

The Metaphysics of Caitlyn & Planned Parenthood

Why what we believe about the nature of our humanity has to do with transgenderism and harvesting fetal body parts

Posted July 17th, 2015

The Crises We Don’t See

Climate change, ISIS, and the West’s civilizational crisis

Posted July 9th, 2015

Harmony, Communion, Incarnation

First impressions of Laudato Si, the first encylical from the crunchy con pope

Posted June 23rd, 2015

SJWs Take a Nobel Laureate’s Scalp

Biologist Tim Hunt made a lame sexist joke — and was summarily sacked

Posted June 16th, 2015

Ota Benga: Victim of Science & Progress

That time ‘enlightened’ American elites put a black African in a cage in the zoo

Posted June 15th, 2015

Enemies of Tradition, Left and Right

Augusto Del Noce on left-wing liberalism and right-wing liberalism

Posted April 18th, 2015

The Dark Wood of David Brooks

The columnist writes about finding the way back to the straight path

Posted April 13th, 2015

The Secret God of the Secularists

Evangelical atheism as a form of liberal moral panic

Posted March 13th, 2015

The Good, the True, & the Beautiful

Which books would you put on your Good, True, Beautiful reading list?

Posted March 11th, 2015

Learning to See

Pieper, Dante, and Del Noce on contemporary cultural blindness

Posted March 6th, 2015

Silicon Valley Mordor

Techno-utopianism is the religion of the future

Posted March 6th, 2015

Defining Islam At World’s End

What Westerners don’t get about the power of messianic religion

Posted February 24th, 2015