Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Politics”

The Closing Of The College Mind

Free speech outrages at Liberty, DePaul, and James Madison

Posted October 19th, 2016

Politics At the Dinner Table

An example of the antipolitical politics of the Benedict Option

Posted October 18th, 2016

Miley Cyrus > Donald Trump

Society can survive the gropey, short-fingered vulgarian. It cannot survive embracing what ‘pansexual’ nitwit symbolizes

Posted October 15th, 2016

The Ben Carson Option

Christianity is fine, unless it gets in the way of what you want to accomplish politically

Posted October 14th, 2016

Democratic Conspiracy Against Catholic Church

Hillary campaign chief in secret plot to foment ‘revolution’ inside Church

Posted October 12th, 2016

Christianity & The Crisis Of Politics

What does ‘political theology’ have to tell us about dire state of liberalism today?

Posted October 12th, 2016

The End Of Movement Conservatism’s World

The Republican Party is crumbling. So is the Religious Right. Something better is coming

Posted October 10th, 2016

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