Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “America”

America: From Israel to Babylon

A new generation of Southern Baptists prepares itself for the long haul in post-Christian America

Posted October 29th, 2014

Why Poor People Act That Way

Explaining the source of the hopelessness of the poor

Posted September 26th, 2014

The Future Of Christians In Post-Christian America

Writing in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Peter Conn says that religious …

Posted July 4th, 2014

‘Progress’

Writing in Slate, Amy Sohn says an enthusiastic “good riddance” to the …

Posted June 25th, 2014

The Air-Conditioned Nightmare

This is not a parody. It is the triumphalist American ideology in …

Posted March 4th, 2014

Toska, She Said To The Ugly Americans

I’m at a conference at a resort outside of Austin. In one …

Posted February 8th, 2014

The French Woman Icon Is A Façade

So says the British writer Lucy Wadham, taking on a series of …

Posted January 22nd, 2014

White People & The Persistence Of Culture

Reader Floridian2006 comments on the In The Big White Ghetto thread: I …

Posted January 10th, 2014

More News From Post-Christian America

The Washington Post has been teasing data out from the 2010 US …

Posted December 16th, 2013

‘Wherever You Go, There You Are.’ Really?

Pamela Druckerman mulls over her decade-long experience with expatriate life in Paris. …

Posted November 29th, 2013

The 3 Psychological Regions Of America

A reader sends along a new academic psychology paper purporting to identify …

Posted October 24th, 2013

America: Where The Green Light Is Always On

If you read nothing else today, make it the entire Phil Donahue …

Posted September 8th, 2013

Hauerwas: How America Conquered Christianity

Theologian Stanley Hauerwas, a Protestant, believes we may have come to the …

Posted September 3rd, 2013

America’s Good Servant, But God’s First?

From Jody Bottum’s Commonweal essay: We are now at the point where, …

Posted August 24th, 2013

The Deindustrial Revolution & The Dying Middle Class

Writing in The Spectator, Ed West and Fraser Nelson say something bad …

Posted August 22nd, 2013

Terry Eagleton On Americans

In this fun essay, the English literary critic Terry Eagleton offers his …

Posted July 1st, 2013

In Praise Of American Beer

Yesterday, here in the south of Holland, I visited a town where …

Posted June 1st, 2013