Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Baton Rouge”

Jindal for POTUS (Preacher of the US)

The Louisiana governor appears poised to announce his presidential run in connection with a prayer rally

Posted December 16th, 2014

Wildflower: A Love Letter

A guy. A girl. A bullet. Fidelity. Healing. Love. Redemption. A 25-minute short nonfiction film that will make your heart sing

Posted September 27th, 2014

Scott Rogers’ Double Life

The sick, secret world of a cheerful TV host.

Posted August 29th, 2014

What Public School Teachers Face

In East Baton Rouge Parish schools, anyway. Kiran Chawla, a reporter for …

Posted April 28th, 2014

Louisiana Legislature Screws Up On ‘State Book’

A legislative committee has moved a bill that would name the Bible …

Posted April 11th, 2014

Somebody’s Missing The Point

Lent in south Louisiana, cher. A priest friend sends this snapshot in …

Posted March 14th, 2014

St. George And The Dragon Of Race

Aryanna Prasad is an LSU journalism student who has taken an interest …

Posted January 3rd, 2014

‘Ruthie Leming’ & Other People’s Stories

From The Little Way Of Ruthie Leming: As we pulled up behind …

Posted December 14th, 2013

‘Little Way’ At The La. Book Festival

Please let me remind readers in south Louisiana to come to the …

Posted November 1st, 2013

View From Your Table

Trader Joe’s opened its first Louisiana store in Baton Rouge today, thereby …

Posted October 31st, 2013

View From Your Table

That’s the hand of my daughter Nora, celebrating her 7th birthday today …

Posted October 13th, 2013

Why You Should Go To LSU

On the Tiger Droppings board, a young Texan reader told the others …

Posted September 11th, 2013

View From Your Table

That’s my dinner: a handful of hot boudin in Tiger Stadium, on …

Posted September 7th, 2013

The Cultural Language Of Food

I’ve been having some conversations this past week with some local chefs …

Posted July 26th, 2013

Kum-Ba-Yah, He Said

Tonight I talked about The Little Way To Ruthie Leming to the …

Posted July 11th, 2013

Family Beaten For Being White In Black Neighborhood

This is pretty horrifying. In Baton Rouge the other night, a white …

Posted May 14th, 2013

The Cultural Case For Coming Home To Louisiana

I make it here. Excerpts: I left Baton Rouge for a journalism …

Posted April 17th, 2013