Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Politics”

The Heady Wine of Trumpism

Trump’s barbarism may be crazy, but it’s not irrational

Posted February 13th, 2016

The Press In Hillary’s Purse

How Mrs. Clinton gets favorable coverage from the national media

Posted February 9th, 2016

We Live In Interesting Times

Whoever wins in New Hampshire and beyond, Democrats and Republicans both are going into a period of upheaval

Posted February 9th, 2016

Revenge of the Kennedy School

A Harvard-educated Catholic meritocrat sticks up for his tribe

Posted February 9th, 2016

Wall Street: GOP Bigots Don’t Need Our Money

Travails of Rep. Scott Garrett, isolated from business donors and GOP leadership for his LGBT views, are a canary in the coal mine for Christians

Posted February 8th, 2016

When Liberals Were Pro-Life

Pre-Roe abortion politics were a lot more complicated

Posted February 4th, 2016

Bunga Bunga Billionaire Nation

‘An inchoate sense that the world is falling apart’ is behind the Trump phenomenon

Posted January 31st, 2016

Trump Plucked The Populist Apple

GOP gatekeepers, insiders, didn’t see him coming, though the signs have been there for at least a decade

Posted January 29th, 2016

Rome, Reformation, & Right Now

Donald Trump: American Luther? American Caesar?

Posted January 29th, 2016

What Is The West, Anyway?

Enlightenment internationalism or Christian nationalism? Poland decides

Posted January 27th, 2016

Who Are the Barbarians?

Trump, that Atlantic City Alaric? Or the open-borders, globalist, socially liberal Republican Establishment?

Posted January 1st, 2016

When Science Is Ideologically Inconvenient

Think conservatives are alone in selectively dismissing science? Look to your left

Posted December 31st, 2015

The Left’s Anti-White Racism

Salon.com’s rhetoric promotes race hate as a virtue

Posted December 23rd, 2015

Leftward, Ho!

Why the Republican Party will continue to liberalize, despite itself

Posted December 22nd, 2015

Our Populist Future?

Galston: If GOP and Democrats don’t change, they will call forth the next Trump

Posted December 21st, 2015

Church as Holy Cave

Participating in Mystery in the world’s dark and quiet places

Posted December 16th, 2015

Trump & Weimar America

Lessons for the Anglosphere from the National Front’s near-loss

Posted December 15th, 2015