Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Family”

The Collapsing Family: Sauve Qui Peut?

Pete Wehner cites a startling new essay from Ron Haskins of the …

Posted April 14th, 2014

Once Again: It’s Culture, Stupid

George F. Will says the Left’s bleating (“Racism!” “Blaming the victim!”) about …

Posted March 22nd, 2014

How Idiocracy Perpetuates Itself

Translation: the better educated you are, the less TV you let your …

Posted March 10th, 2014

The Hard Beautiful

Kara Tippetts’ cancer has returned. Things do not look good. She will …

Posted March 9th, 2014

Choosing Home. Or Not.

In the London Review Of Books, James Wood writes a long, rambling, …

Posted February 17th, 2014

Further On PSH And Heroin

Reader CatherineNY draws attention to Kevin Williamson’s NR piece on heroin addiction. …

Posted February 7th, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman: Dad

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

Posted February 6th, 2014

What Just Happened In France?

Big demonstration over the weekend. Look: Under a sea of fluttering pink …

Posted February 3rd, 2014

Meth: All In The Family

Anthropologist Jason Pine embedded with a community of crystal meth users in …

Posted January 2nd, 2014

Family Decline Is The Undoing Of Men

Anthropologist Michael Jindra asks why working-class American males are falling further behind. …

Posted January 2nd, 2014

Christmas Eve In Starhill

That’s the official seal of the Republic of Star Hill, or Starhill, …

Posted December 24th, 2013

How To Raise Religious Children

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

Posted November 23rd, 2013

The Cheney Family Mess

Sisters Liz and Mary Cheney are fighting over same-sex marriage — in …

Posted November 18th, 2013

Baby Girl, Your Mama Is Going To Die

Kara Tippets explains the awful truth to her daughter. Excerpt: I told …

Posted October 30th, 2013

Brother From Another Planet

Inspired by John Podhoretz’s luminous, must-read remembrance of his sister Rachel, who …

Posted October 28th, 2013

The Curse Of Sibling Rivalry

Here’s something weird. Last night, I dreamed I was hired by the …

Posted June 19th, 2013

Home Economics

Peter J. Leithart contends that social conservatives concerned about the fragmentation and …

Posted May 10th, 2013