Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “The South”

The Siren Song of Southern Sorority Girls

Behold, the ‘Triumph of the Will’ of the Garden & Gun set

Posted August 17th, 2015

Obergefell, Jim Crow, & the South

Cultural Christianity and the Southern Way of Lifeā„¢

Posted July 13th, 2015

Loving the South

It’s a complicated affair. Yankees wouldn’t understand.

Posted June 25th, 2015

Driving Old Dixie Down

Dylann Roof lowers the Confederate battle flag in infamy

Posted June 23rd, 2015

Down with the Confederate Flag

The historical baggage is too heavy to continue carrying

Posted June 20th, 2015

The Christ-Haunted Drugstore

Flannery O’Connor and the cash-register prophecy

Posted June 18th, 2015

Happy Derby Day from Walker Percy Weekend

Raise a glass to the ponies, to the South, and to the memory of the great Southern novelist

Posted May 2nd, 2015

Ancestor Worship & Honor Culture

The true religion of the American South

Posted March 31st, 2015

The Three Post-Punk Priests

A Southern band nearly dies in a car wreck. Three members go on to become Orthodox priests. They’re still making rock and roll

Posted February 24th, 2015

When ISIS Ran the American South

When the barbarians who burned people alive and celebrated it publicly were us

Posted February 10th, 2015

Walker Percy Bleg 2015

Wanted: ideas and speakers for Walker Percy Weekend 2015

Posted January 27th, 2015

Tomasky’s Boob Bait for Latte Liberals

Angry liberal columnist: ‘Please secede, Southerners, you backward, racist poltroons’

Posted December 9th, 2014

Democratic Party Disappears in South

Mary Landrieu loses big. Did the national party’s abandonment matter?

Posted December 7th, 2014

Jesus, the Common Bond

Blacks, whites, Christianity, and life in the American South

Posted December 1st, 2014

SEC Football Is Back

And Alabama Crimson Tide fans are No. 1—so to speak.

Posted August 30th, 2014

The Crimson Tide Will Die A Happy Death Prophecy

What is the symbolism of this photograph? Answer me, people! It’s making …

Posted August 22nd, 2014

That Time My Uncle Took Me To A Whorehouse

  During our big move, I was startled and delighted to come …

Posted July 28th, 2014