Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Republicans”

Party Establishments Vs. America

Is Donald Trump divine judgment on the Republican Party?

Posted February 10th, 2016

This Radical Moment

Trump: ‘We’re being ripped off, and [Bernie] and I are the only people saying that’

Posted February 10th, 2016

We Live In Interesting Times

Whoever wins in New Hampshire and beyond, Democrats and Republicans both are going into a period of upheaval

Posted February 9th, 2016

Fun’s Over With Trump

When populism turns into hooliganism, it is a threat to democracy

Posted February 9th, 2016

Donald Trump (R-Howard Stern)

It’s a shame that the one populist GOP candidate talks like common trash

Posted February 8th, 2016

Meritocracy & the Middle Class

There may be no realistic resistance to the current American elites, but at least we can stop lying to ourselves

Posted February 8th, 2016

Wall Street: GOP Bigots Don’t Need Our Money

Travails of Rep. Scott Garrett, isolated from business donors and GOP leadership for his LGBT views, are a canary in the coal mine for Christians

Posted February 8th, 2016

Robo-Rubio’s Gears Seize Up

Overprogrammed spin causes the Establishment’s best hope to stumble badly in NH debate

Posted February 7th, 2016

‘Poor Jeb’? Not So Fast

If new Harper numbers hold up, it’s more like ‘Poor GOP Establishment’

Posted February 4th, 2016

Whistling Past The Graveyard

Pundit rush to Rubio, dismissal of Trump, is awfully premature

Posted February 3rd, 2016

Iowa Winners, Iowa Losers

Big night for Cruz, Rubio, Sanders — but humiliation for Clinton, Trump

Posted February 2nd, 2016

Ted Cruz Is Not What He Seems

He’s a lot smarter than you and me, and way more subtle than it appears to the casual observer

Posted February 1st, 2016

Vote Like Jesus Would, Sez Ted

Christians must learn that politics cannot do the work of culture

Posted February 1st, 2016

Character Is Destiny, But Not Straightforwardly

He may be a bully and an SOB, but that’s what people like about him

Posted January 31st, 2016

Bunga Bunga Billionaire Nation

‘An inchoate sense that the world is falling apart’ is behind the Trump phenomenon

Posted January 31st, 2016

Trump Plucked The Populist Apple

GOP gatekeepers, insiders, didn’t see him coming, though the signs have been there for at least a decade

Posted January 29th, 2016

Rome, Reformation, & Right Now

Donald Trump: American Luther? American Caesar?

Posted January 29th, 2016