Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “children”

When Porn Comes To Your Kid’s Smart Phone

The price of having the Internet in your family home is eternal vigilance.

Posted August 28th, 2014

Children As Commodities

More stories from a decadent world, one in which adults treat human …

Posted August 5th, 2014

Transgender Babies: The New Civil Rights Frontier

A couple of you have sent me this essay, in which a …

Posted June 27th, 2014

Eight Hundred Dead Irish Children

… thrown into the sewer, by Catholic nuns. From the Washington Post: …

Posted June 3rd, 2014

When Killing Children Is OK By Europeans

Belgium has now legalized euthanasia for children. All that remains is for …

Posted February 14th, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman: Dad

Here’s a beautiful remembrance of Philip Seymour Hoffman by journalist Anthony Breznican, …

Posted February 6th, 2014

What Does The Cursing Toddler Say To Us?

I’m late getting to this, but I see that members Omaha Police …

Posted January 13th, 2014

Kids In The Collapse Of Catholic Culture

The Catholic writer and journalist Phil Lawler grieves the collapse of Catholic …

Posted December 11th, 2013

How To Raise Religious Children

Commonweal is running a great series of essays addressing the topic of …

Posted November 23rd, 2013

‘Selfish’ Parents & Cultural Policing

Reader Ned writes: I am white, professional, middle-class, in my mid-thirties and …

Posted October 25th, 2013

Why The Benedict Option Is Appealing

When I hear people condemn as cowards those who consider some form …

Posted September 27th, 2013

Advice From World’s Worst Father

An excerpt of Drew Magary’s new memoir about modern fatherhood.  It’s profane, …

Posted June 16th, 2013

Children Must Suffer. Equal Freedom Demands It.

The New York Times asks, “What happens to women who are denied …

Posted June 13th, 2013

Children As Therapeutic Accessories

The new trend: As Christy Everson was nearing age 40, she made …

Posted May 30th, 2013

The Tyranny Of Desire

No, not another BDSM thread. This, from Psychology Today, is about a …

Posted May 17th, 2013

O Happy, Happy Book Lent

As I type this, my two younger kids are in the living …

Posted March 28th, 2013

Electronic-Free Kids, Week One

My children have had a media fast imposed on them by their …

Posted March 22nd, 2013