Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Politics”

Mr. & Mrs. Kissing Congressman

Vance McAllister is back, and he’s got Jesus and the missus in his corner

Posted September 23rd, 2014

The Arab Barbarians

The collapse of a civilization, the death of hope, the responsibility of culture

Posted September 20th, 2014

Erick Erickson Sickened By The Snake Pit

Red State’s cofounder finds much conservative populism to increasingly conflict with his Christian faith.

Posted August 25th, 2014

LA Tea Party: ‘Common Core Turns Your Children Gay’

According to a shock-and-outrage press release from the Tea Party Of Louisiana, …

Posted August 19th, 2014

We Need Both Jeremiah & Benedict

I’d like to offer a further comment to my remarks last week …

Posted August 18th, 2014

Where Fox Geezers Come From

As a follow-up to yesterday’s Fox Geezers thread, here are a couple …

Posted August 12th, 2014

‘Vote For The Crook. It’s Important’ — Part Deux?

According to a delightful link sent by a reader, David Wasserman, the …

Posted July 31st, 2014

Mary Landrieu Voted Against Religious Liberty

Well, this is a clarifying event for voters in Louisiana’s US Senate …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Moralistic Therapeutic Politics

A reader sends in a story with the comment, “This is what …

Posted July 15th, 2014

The Future Of Christians In Post-Christian America

Writing in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Peter Conn says that religious …

Posted July 4th, 2014

A Kolakowskian Conservative

A reader sends in this excerpt from an essay by the Polish …

Posted July 3rd, 2014

Jonathan Haidt Can Explain The Liberal Hobby Lobby Freakout

A reader who posts under the name Salamander left this comment on …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad

Hector writes: Increasingly I have the suspicion that out of the set …

Posted June 29th, 2014

Am I A Faith-And-Family Leftist?

Yes, I am, according to the Pew Political Typology Quiz, which puts …

Posted June 28th, 2014

Thad Cochran Rises From The Dead

Unbelievably, Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi has beaten back his Tea Party …

Posted June 25th, 2014

Poor Hillary/Annoying Hillary

Two views of Hillary Clinton’s contentious interview with Terry Gross of Fresh …

Posted June 16th, 2014

The Geography Of Ideological Partisanship

It turns out that a well-known stereotype is true: “Imagine for a …

Posted June 13th, 2014