Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Republicans”

Steve Bannon & Chris Arnade

Two very different men lament that Dems and GOP have same basic view on trade and economic policy

Posted March 26th, 2017

The GOP Sellout Of Working People

Which non-wealthy Americans are actually helped by this Obamacare repeal disaster?

Posted March 24th, 2017

Same Republican Song, 752nd Verse

Cutting taxes on the wealthy as part of Obamacare repeal. Is this really what the 2016 election was about?

Posted March 11th, 2017

Can Government Heal A Broken Society?

The limits and delusions of Trumpism — and of politics

Posted March 3rd, 2017

Spies Spying On White House?

That prospect, and the do-nothing GOP Congress, reveal extraordinary institutional weakness

Posted February 16th, 2017

Throwing Chairs To Prevent America’s Suicide

Reader on Washington establishment: ‘They have no idea the anger they are drawing up against them’

Posted February 10th, 2017

Epitaph For The Old Republican Party

Bill Kristol wanders out of the dream life of Steve Bannon

Posted February 8th, 2017

Those Stung By Wasps

Republicans and conservatives had better draw a red line against Trumpism in the sand of their consciences

Posted January 31st, 2017

Unprecedented March For Life Support

Mike Pence becomes the first VP ever to attend the rally. Bravo!

Posted January 27th, 2017

House GOP Floods The Swamp

House GOP smashes levee, flooding Capitol Hill with snakes, gators, and lobbyists

Posted January 3rd, 2017

Why Russell Moore Matters

He’s an especially credible voice for Christian values in post-Christian America

Posted December 21st, 2016

The North Carolina Semi-Coup

An outrageous legislative move by state Republicans

Posted December 16th, 2016

Politics, Family, & the Benedict Option

What Aristotle, Robert Nisbet, Ross Douthat, and Thomas Frank have to say to us about this political moment

Posted November 7th, 2016

How Dante Can Save Conservative Intellectuals

Applying the lessons of the Commedia to the failures of the Right

Posted October 27th, 2016

Citizen Trump: A Hollow Man

The Trump Tapes reveal a soulless bully with contempt for the weak

Posted October 25th, 2016

The Religious Right: A Eulogy

Russell Moore’s generation-defining Erasmus Lecture inaugurates a new era for American religious conservatism

Posted October 24th, 2016

The Tragedy of Trump

What will be with Hillary Clinton in the White House, and what might have been if Trump had not been a nut

Posted October 24th, 2016