Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Localism”

Voting Has Consequences, Ma’am

A resident of the People’s Republic of Austin, Texas, just can’t believe …

Posted June 4th, 2014

The Right To Keep Things The Way They Are

Apologies for the light and erratic posting today. As I mentioned earlier, …

Posted January 6th, 2014

C Is For Crunchy Con

TMatt brings to my attention this three-minute video dialogue co-hosted by Ivan …

Posted November 14th, 2013

Mrs. Jellyby Goes On A Mission Trip

Mrs. Jellyby is a character in Dickens’s Bleak House.¬†She’s forever going on …

Posted August 1st, 2013

Love & Localism

Regarding the recent discussion Russell Arben Fox launched by calling for a …

Posted May 1st, 2013

Escape To Mayberry

A couple of weeks ago, a reader sent in a sprawling essay …

Posted May 1st, 2013

More Theory? More Cowbell!

Russell Arben Fox, who loved The Little Way Of Ruthie Leming, now …

Posted April 29th, 2013

Small Town Volunteers. Small Town Heroes.

From the NYT’s report on the aftermath in West, Texas: Perry Calvin, …

Posted April 18th, 2013

Far From The Imperial City

Happy Inauguration Day. Here is a short video report the BBC did …

Posted January 20th, 2013

Sandy And Civil Society

As an Air France manager yesterday tried to help us untangle our …

Posted November 4th, 2012

Rootless Man Blames Self For US Decline

There are some really excellent responses on the “What’s Your Theory of …

Posted July 24th, 2012

The Crunchy Con Moment?

Steve Sailer on hipster localism, a la Brooklyn: The economics of all …

Posted May 10th, 2012