Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “class”

The Chelsea Class’s Vie En Rose

What the vanities of the Democrats’ dauphine have to do with France and the crisis of globalization afflicting the West

Posted April 22nd, 2017

Is The Benedict Option Only For The Privileged?

A reviewer finds The Benedict Option too narrowly focused on the middle class

Posted March 22nd, 2017

What Does Solidarity Mean In 2017?

Struggling to understand America in the age of fracture

Posted January 5th, 2017

The Useful Myth Of Mighty Whitey

Gloomy thoughts on race and way progressives stoke the fires of coming conflict

Posted September 13th, 2016

Why Liberals Love ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

J.D. Vance’s bestselling memoir has a fan club on the Left

Posted August 5th, 2016

J.D. Vance Fan Club Letters

Reader: ‘This is the kind of political discourse we need — honest, grounded, non-judgmental, and compassionate’

Posted August 2nd, 2016

J.D. Vance’s Straight Talk About Poverty

Massive readership of his interview indicates appreciation for honest, non-ideological talk about the problem

Posted July 25th, 2016

‘Let Them Eat Oxycontin’

Latte liberals versus the white working class

Posted May 13th, 2016

Poor Like PA, Poor Like NC

What makes poverty in one state worse than in another?

Posted May 12th, 2016

The Voice Of West Virginia

Why the hardscrabble Appalachian state voted for Trump and Sanders

Posted May 11th, 2016

Culture & Desegregating Schools

What we talk about when we talk about enforced ‘diversity’

Posted April 21st, 2016

The Limits of Sympathy

Trump, social justice, and the politics of ressentiment

Posted March 10th, 2016

American Dignity

Why many people want Trump to ‘make America great again’

Posted March 10th, 2016

Letters From The Other America

Two professionals — one a conservative Evangelical, the other a liberal — write to say they understand why we have Trump

Posted February 19th, 2016

‘What’s Wrong With Trump Voters?’

GOP & media establishments still can’t face the horrible, terrible, no-good truth

Posted February 18th, 2016

The Heady Wine of Trumpism

Trump’s barbarism may be crazy, but it’s not irrational

Posted February 13th, 2016

Leftward, Ho!

Why the Republican Party will continue to liberalize, despite itself

Posted December 22nd, 2015