Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Politics”

Mayors And Muslim Migration

‘Diversity,’ ‘inclusivity,’ and other shopworn political cant evades real-world issues

Posted September 20th, 2016

Against Stepford Politics

A leftist reader comes to TAC because she’s sick of ideologues controlling the political conversation

Posted September 20th, 2016

Trump: Harbinger Of A New Age

Sneer at him all you want, but the Trumpening is going to determine the West’s future

Posted September 16th, 2016

Populism And The Great Flood

What US elites’ response — or lack thereof — to the deluge on the bayou tells us about this political moment

Posted August 19th, 2016

Obama & The National Media: A View From Louisiana

A mucking crew of Baton Rouge kids helped save an old lady’s life today in her flooded home. The president played golf with a celebrity. News at 11 — not!

Posted August 18th, 2016

Obama’s Great Vacation Weather

Meanwhile, the poor crackers of Livingston Parish swelter in the rain and heat, without homes or electricity

Posted August 17th, 2016

Where’s Obama? Hillary? Trump?

To America’s top leaders, Louisiana lives don’t matter much

Posted August 17th, 2016

Why Liberals Love ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

J.D. Vance’s bestselling memoir has a fan club on the Left

Posted August 5th, 2016

J.D. Vance Fan Club Letters

Reader: ‘This is the kind of political discourse we need — honest, grounded, non-judgmental, and compassionate’

Posted August 2nd, 2016

The Size Of The Ask

Consider, liberals: What if Al Sharpton were the Democratic nominee, and Rick Santorum the GOP’s?

Posted August 1st, 2016

Conservative Christian Life Abroad

What’s life like for traditional believers elsewhere in the West?

Posted July 29th, 2016

Trump & Religious Conservatives

Can they really vote for Trump? Thinking it through seriously

Posted July 29th, 2016

Every Picture Tells A Story

Notice the headline under Obama’s photo

Posted July 22nd, 2016

Trump: Tribune Of Poor White People

Hillbilly Elegy author J.D. Vance explains what America doesn’t understand about the outsiders elites despise

Posted July 22nd, 2016

The Benedict Option Still Stands

Because for faithful Christians, there is nothing else

Posted July 21st, 2016

This Tired White People Business

What Rep. Steve King should have said to Charles Pierce

Posted July 19th, 2016

The Deconversion of a Social Justice Warrior

‘I fear that society is heading in the direction I once wanted and pushed for’

Posted July 7th, 2016