Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Russia”

This Is How It Begins

NATO country Turkey shoots down Russian warplane

Posted November 24th, 2015

The End of Our Time

The Enlightenment, ’68ers, and the civilizational impasse of secular liberalism

Posted November 17th, 2015

Journalist Backs Press Restriction

Reporter: Media have to sympathize with subjects they cover — or else

Posted November 11th, 2015

The Wonder-Working Laurus

A breathtaking new novel opens up the Russian soul, and the romance of faith

Posted October 27th, 2015

The Elder Zosima Option?

What ordinary people can learn from monastic spirituality, according to Dostoevsky’s spiritual hero

Posted July 8th, 2015

The Guns of August 2015

Are Russia and the West stumbling towards Armageddon?

Posted June 30th, 2015

A Last Meal with Boris Nemtsov

‘Everybody understands everything in this country’ said Putin critic, whose murder today isn’t hard to explain

Posted February 27th, 2015

Bizarro Putin

Putin is an SOB. But if he were Mr. Rogers, we wouldn’t be able to tell the difference

Posted February 24th, 2015

Russia’s ‘Orthodox Jihad’

By ignoring religious side of New Cold War, West misses that Putin leads global Anti-WEIRD coalition

Posted February 5th, 2015

Let’s Go to Moscow in 2015

A stunning promotional campaign for a Moscow architecture museum

Posted January 2nd, 2015

Gleb Yakunin, R.I.P.

Remembering a brave Russian Orthodox priest and dissident

Posted January 1st, 2015

Putin, Checkmated?

Russia’s economic free fall and the fate of its leader

Posted December 17th, 2014

Space, Science & Stalinism

How the Matt Taylor shirt freakout explains the Soviet Union’s self-sabotage

Posted November 15th, 2014

The Changing Countries of Christianity

The Spirit blows where it wills: three stories

Posted November 6th, 2014

Russian Orthodox Fox News

A tsarist Christian magnate and wants to found a religious TV network in Russia

Posted October 21st, 2014

Moscow’s Disappointing Line in Rome

Metropolitan Hilarion wasted an opportunity by lecturing Catholic bishops on geopolitics

Posted October 16th, 2014

The Arab Barbarians

The collapse of a civilization, the death of hope, the responsibility of culture

Posted September 20th, 2014