Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Republicans”

He Can’t Help Himself

Trump’s greatest obstacle to being elected president is … Trump

Posted August 22nd, 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

Trump On The Bayou

Candidate’s tour of flood zone showed respect — and that counts for a lot here

Posted August 19th, 2016

St. Francis Counsels GOP Christians

Hitherto many of them have (more or less) called party politics father…

Posted August 17th, 2016

Did Trump Just Blow Up His Coalition?

Anti-Islam rhetoric in foreign policy speech may inadvertently have thrown traditional Christians under the bus

Posted August 15th, 2016

Trump Frustration

Anti-establishment, populist conservatism needs a tribune, not a troll

Posted August 15th, 2016

No, Eric Metaxas Is Not A Proto-Nazi

Mark Oppenheimer’s outrageous smear of a pro-Trump Evangelical

Posted August 8th, 2016

The Right-Wing Media Bubble

The ghetto nobody wants to visit

Posted August 6th, 2016

The Closing Of Trump’s Door

The week Crazy Donald blew up his own campaign

Posted August 5th, 2016

Why Liberals Love ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

J.D. Vance’s bestselling memoir has a fan club on the Left

Posted August 5th, 2016

Trump Nukes Himself

He’s melting down. No word on the status of his precious bodily fluids

Posted August 3rd, 2016

Trump’s Temperament

Thin-skinned and self-destructive, the GOP nominee defeats himself

Posted August 3rd, 2016

Gold Star Father Clobbers Tin Pot Politician

Donald Trump finds moral rock bottom, then jackhammers downward

Posted July 30th, 2016

Trump & Religious Conservatives

Can they really vote for Trump? Thinking it through seriously

Posted July 29th, 2016

White House, Hot Mess

Whatever you think of his views, Trump’s indiscipline and instability ought to unnerve you

Posted July 23rd, 2016

Trump: Tribune Of Poor White People

Hillbilly Elegy author J.D. Vance explains what America doesn’t understand about the outsiders elites despise

Posted July 22nd, 2016

A Post-Convention Correction

Trump’s big speech as delivered was a messy rant. But that’s Trump

Posted July 22nd, 2016