Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Politics”

Politics & the Church

Christian culture has gotten dangerously thin. How can we rebuild it?

Posted August 12th, 2015

Trump: The White House as Caesar’s Palace

Passion for the casino billionaire comes from a craving for a Strong Man

Posted August 10th, 2015

Friday-Morning Quarterback

Second thoughts on the GOP debates yesterday

Posted August 7th, 2015

Republicans & Planned Parenthood

Senate GOP lost Planned Parenthood funding fight because Democrats defend death and fetal mining

Posted August 4th, 2015

Patriotism & the Benedict Option

After 9/11, it was obvious to many conservative Christians what their duty to America was. But now, post-Iraq, and post-Obergefell?

Posted July 30th, 2015

Fusionism Fizzles

Why the Benedict Option is a sensible reaction to the exhaustion of postwar conservative politics

Posted July 28th, 2015

Corrupt Washington, in a Sentence

Orin Kerr sums up the genealogy of DC dirtbaggery

Posted May 30th, 2015

Rigging the Machinery

Calling b.s. on the ‘Cathedral’

Posted May 18th, 2015

UK Election, By Our Bureaus

Two England-based readers check in with their thoughts about today’s vote

Posted May 7th, 2015

Enemies of Tradition, Left and Right

Augusto Del Noce on left-wing liberalism and right-wing liberalism

Posted April 18th, 2015

Political Straight Talk About Religious Liberty

Frank words from a legislative strategist about gay rights and the challenges facing social and religious conservatives

Posted April 13th, 2015

Why Father Neuhaus Went Right

And where the theocons are headed next

Posted March 18th, 2015

Seems Like Old Times

Same old same old with Hillary Clinton and the Republicans

Posted March 15th, 2015

The Unreformable Clintons

The political dynasty that guarantees continuity, of a sort

Posted March 10th, 2015

State Attacks Church in San Francisco

The city’s Board of Supervisors takes a stand against the Archdiocese in an internal church matter

Posted March 9th, 2015

Queering the GOP

Jeb Bush stands for the Republican Party’s pro-gay future

Posted February 28th, 2015

The Media’s Obsession with Giuliani

Conservatives have good reason to gripe over MSM fixation on Rudy’s mouth

Posted February 23rd, 2015