Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Russia”

Russian Trads And Western Sympathizers

A new counter-modern rapprochement between the churches of East and West

Posted March 27th, 2017

Spies Spying On White House?

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

Posted February 16th, 2017

Putin, Notre Bon Ami

Why this faithful Catholic reader in France admires the Russian leader

Posted December 24th, 2016

Jihadis Vs. ‘Christendom’

‘Allahu akbar!’ the terrorist shouted. Don’t they always.

Posted December 19th, 2016

‘We Had A Future. And A Past.’

Where there is no vision, the people perish

Posted December 19th, 2016

Putin, Our Tsar-Protector?

Why some religious conservatives and traditionalists in the West look to the Russians as allies

Posted December 7th, 2016

War As Culture War

Vladimir Putin vs. Anthony Kennedy

Posted December 1st, 2016

Russian Church & Russian State

A complicated view of the relationship between Putin and Russian Orthodoxy

Posted September 15th, 2016

American Blasphemy Laws

Secular liberals impose them all the time. It’s all a matter of who or what you consider sacred

Posted September 9th, 2016

Why Make Russia Our Enemy?

Putin a ‘sinister tyrant,’ says Hitchens, but the West’s demonization of Russia is foolish

Posted September 8th, 2016

Trump Has A Point On Russia Hack

Why did HRC use a private server open to foreign intelligence services?

Posted July 27th, 2016

Kursk Root Icon In Starhill

Amazing time tonight at our mission parish. The Kursk Root icon visited. …

Posted May 17th, 2016

Learning Russian

The challenges and the pleasures of that language

Posted April 20th, 2016

The Sacramental Laurus

Reading the novel with Orthodox and Protestant eyes

Posted March 29th, 2016

Laurus Contest Winners

What do Americans today have to learn from this and other Russian novels? Readers weigh in

Posted February 15th, 2016

Laurus Review & Contest

Win one of 10 copies of Evgeny Vodolazkin’s masterpiece

Posted February 11th, 2016

The Church of Jesus Christ, Nationalist

‘Patriotism’ brings turmoil to the Russian Orthodox Church

Posted January 7th, 2016