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Posts in category “Politics”

J.D. Vance & Your Working Boy At UNO

Here’s the video of the ‘Faith, Hillbillies, & American Politics’ event

Posted April 24th, 2017

In France, The Center Holds … Mostly

Macron and Le Pen head to Round Two, with the centrist far ahead of the rightist

Posted April 23rd, 2017

The Chelsea Class’s Vie En Rose

What the vanities of the Democrats’ dauphine have to do with France and the crisis of globalization afflicting the West

Posted April 22nd, 2017

Is There Still A ‘Vital Center’?

If so, then when it comes to civil religion, the center is as silent as a Trappist monastery

Posted April 11th, 2017

Straussians Vs. The Benedict Option

‘The gates of Hell will not prevail against the American founding’ — right? But what if America is not the Church?

Posted April 3rd, 2017

Mike Pence’s Scandalous Marriage

Bible-thumping monster pretty much puts his wife in burka, alleges pop culture

Posted March 30th, 2017

The GOP Sellout Of Working People

Which non-wealthy Americans are actually helped by this Obamacare repeal disaster?

Posted March 24th, 2017

Hillbilly Benedicts

J.D. Vance and Rod Dreher in New Orleans

Posted March 20th, 2017

Same Republican Song, 752nd Verse

Cutting taxes on the wealthy as part of Obamacare repeal. Is this really what the 2016 election was about?

Posted March 11th, 2017

Dutch Turks For Geert Wilders

Arrogant protest by Turkish government and Dutch Turks will help nationalist candidate

Posted March 11th, 2017

Can Government Heal A Broken Society?

The limits and delusions of Trumpism — and of politics

Posted March 3rd, 2017

Resisting The Dictatorship Of Relativism

The real politics of the Benedict Option

Posted March 2nd, 2017

The Liturgies Of Secular Democracy

Believe it or not, there is a such thing as meaningful community life outside of politics

Posted March 1st, 2017

Marine Le Pen Vs. Angela Merkel

The Front National doyenne resists Mme. Merkel to her face

Posted March 1st, 2017

Life In ‘The City Of Rod’

Elizabeth Stoker Bruenig reviews ‘The Benedict Option’

Posted March 1st, 2017

Saith The Man-God: ‘Everything Is Permitted’

On the political meaning of Christianity

Posted February 21st, 2017

Globalization, Mechanization, & Political Stability

Economic stresses and changes are tearing apart the social fabric

Posted February 15th, 2017