Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Technology”

How To Stalk Someone Via Facebook

Jerri Kelley Phillips learned some things via Facebook, and they’re pretty shocking, …

Posted July 29th, 2014

Can Traditional Religion Survive A Wired World?

In a must-read column, Damon Linker explores the role that the Internet …

Posted July 18th, 2014

Comcast Owns Your Soul

Via Mark Berman at The Washington Post comes this painful, but all …

Posted July 16th, 2014

Everybody’s A Secret Policeman

You may be thinking that it wouldn’t be worth your time to …

Posted February 25th, 2014

The Network Of Mass Loneliness

Win Bassett passes along this terrific essay by Rebecca Solnit on how …

Posted August 30th, 2013

Religion For The Age Of Discarnate Man

Several of you have sent me this great Wired essay by Brett …

Posted August 9th, 2013

The Beast

And he causes all, both small and great, rich and poor, free …

Posted June 10th, 2013

‘You Will Never Be Safe’

From The Guardian‘s interview with whistleblower Edward Snowden: Q: Is it possible …

Posted June 9th, 2013

Technology, Decline, & Our Brains

A reader writes on the Problem With Public Schools Is Often The …

Posted May 17th, 2013

Meet The New Screen, Same As The Old Screen

Daniel McCarthy observes that young Americans are spending less time watching TV.  …

Posted April 22nd, 2013

Electronic-Free Kids, Week One

My children have had a media fast imposed on them by their …

Posted March 22nd, 2013

Generation iPad

Lent started this week for us Orthodox. For my kids, that means …

Posted March 21st, 2013

‘Lifestyle Liberalism’ & Its Consequences

A friend of mine who is generally liberal in his politics, cultural …

Posted February 27th, 2013

First The Cellphone, Then The Toilet

Alan Jacobs observes that some Third World peoples are choosing to spend …

Posted January 2nd, 2013

Oz Cops: ‘Apple Could Get You Killed’

This can’t be good for the brand: Australian police are warning people …

Posted December 10th, 2012

Wii: Yesterday’s News?

NYT today has a story about Nintendo’s bid to revive its downcast …

Posted November 25th, 2012

Idiots and Their Facebook Pages

How a hasty post can become a scarlet letter

Posted November 20th, 2012