Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “African-American”

Praise And Shelter In The Storm

In a Texas hurricane shelter, a manifestation of the special genius and gift of African-American culture

Posted August 30th, 2017

Remembering Slavery At Whitney

A Louisiana plantation that is an emotionally devastating museum of slavery

Posted May 5th, 2016

Why Trump Matters

Middle-aged white males without college degrees are dying in record numbers

Posted November 6th, 2015

Why Rush Should Meet the Bunk

Limbaugh would be surprised by how socially conservative Wendell Pierce is

Posted September 21st, 2015

Reading Ta-Nehisi Coates

Though an atheist, TNC’s new book is a fundamentally religious work — though one of rage and abject despair

Posted August 14th, 2015

Driving Old Dixie Down

Dylann Roof lowers the Confederate battle flag in infamy

Posted June 23rd, 2015

When ISIS Ran the American South

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

Posted February 10th, 2015

How Texas Baptists Got That Way

Sociologist Robert Wuthnow’s new book about the Lone Star State’s frontier religion

Posted January 2nd, 2015

Jesus, the Common Bond

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

Posted December 1st, 2014

Paradiso, Canto XXV

Dante begins this canto in an extraordinary way. Look at this: Should …

Posted August 20th, 2014

Racism & The Ice Cream Jingle

In a City Journal essay that will be much discussed, I’m sure, the …

Posted July 14th, 2014

The Effects Of Tokenism

The black scholar and cultural critic Albert Murray, from his 1971 book …

Posted October 28th, 2013

WaPo Continues Propagandizing

When last I looked, the Washington Post was doing its best to …

Posted March 29th, 2013

Black Americans and Homeschooling

Did you know this? I did not know this: Nationwide, more and …

Posted June 27th, 2012