Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “black”

Jesus, the Common Bond

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

Posted December 1st, 2014

She Was The Wrong Kind Of Christian

Tish Harrison Warren thought she was the “right” kind of Evangelical, in …

Posted August 26th, 2014

Racism & The Ice Cream Jingle

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

Posted July 14th, 2014

Segregating The Artistic Imagination

If it’s 100 percent, uncut, p.c. crazy dust, it must be the …

Posted May 22nd, 2014

The New Black Americans

Here is an excerpt from a stunning 2006 Esquire essay by John …

Posted March 3rd, 2014

The Effects Of Tokenism

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

Posted October 28th, 2013

This Country Of Ours

A reader writes: I read The American Conservative everyday, especially your blog. …

Posted September 13th, 2013

Staring Down The Boogey Man With Dante & Albert Murray

Yesterday in New Orleans I had a long lunch with the actor …

Posted August 22nd, 2013

Trayvon Martin & Psychological Displacement

Jonathan Capehart says the Zimmerman verdict highlights the “stolen youth of black …

Posted July 15th, 2013

North, South/Black, White

Commenter “K” left this on the Paula Deen thread. I thought it …

Posted June 25th, 2013

Private Stories, Public Consequences

I last lived fulltime in West Feliciana Parish in 1983. The parish …

Posted May 23rd, 2013

Section 5: The View From Here

Local politics here in West Feliciana Parish have been intense these past …

Posted May 22nd, 2013

WaPo Continues Propagandizing

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

Posted March 29th, 2013

James Baldwin In Paris

As I’ve written, I’ve really enjoyed Ta-Nehisi Coates’s blogging from his first-ever …

Posted March 28th, 2013

Fear Of A Black Pope

This morning I appeared via Skype on a BBC World Service program …

Posted March 1st, 2013

Restricting Big Gulps Is Racist

True, according to the NAACP and the Hispanic Federation: [New York City] …

Posted January 24th, 2013

Who Kills, Who Dies, In Baton Rouge

Not long ago, in the Mall Killers thread, we had an intense …

Posted January 14th, 2013