Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Liberalism”

RIP The New Republic

It’s like buying Carnegie Hall and turning it into Dave & Buster’s

Posted December 4th, 2014

Is Ferguson the Benghazi of the Left?

Of ideology and the obsessive need to impose more meaning on an event than the facts bear out

Posted November 26th, 2014

When Liberal Bias Corrupts Science

Research shows that social psychology — a nearly all-liberal field — sees only what it wants to see

Posted November 3rd, 2014

Dear Jerk: Love Your Dad The Right-Wing Nut

Reader Surly sends this terrific piece of advice from rock singer Andrew …

Posted August 9th, 2014

Art, Mystery, Magic, Liberalism

Jed Perl, The New Republic‘s art critic, has a dense but rewarding …

Posted August 5th, 2014

The Powerful Bigotry Of The Secular Left

Damon Linker goes after it. He says he used to be a …

Posted July 25th, 2014

The Church Of Illiberal Liberalism

Damon Linker is alarmed by the Error Has No Rights militants of …

Posted July 11th, 2014

What Your Birth Year Says About Your Politics

According to The New York Times, new social science research says that …

Posted July 8th, 2014

Those Filthy Catholic Nuns

According to the National Organization for Women, the Little Sisters of the …

Posted July 5th, 2014

A Kolakowskian Conservative

A reader sends in this excerpt from an essay by the Polish …

Posted July 3rd, 2014

Jonathan Haidt Can Explain The Liberal Hobby Lobby Freakout

A reader who posts under the name Salamander left this comment on …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

@Salondotcom, I Love You

Why Rick Santorum has mashed bananas in the part of his head …

Posted June 24th, 2014

Among Britain’s White Working Class

The Financial Times has a fascinating article based on a Soros-funded study …

Posted June 19th, 2014

Power, Purity, And The Left

This question and answer from Philip Gourevitch’s interview with Thierry Cruvellier, a …

Posted May 20th, 2014

The Pyrrhic Culture War Victory Of The Left

Alyssa Rosenberg, a liberal, acknowledges that the right has lost the culture …

Posted April 17th, 2014

Loving the Pastrix

What a tattooed, punk, very liberal pastor has to teach conservatives about Christianity.

Posted December 12th, 2013

Can Beauty Save Conservatism?

A warm and generous Evans-Manning Award to reader Jake Lukas for his …

Posted September 19th, 2013