Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Family”

Cradle In The Hammock

What a dying mother said to her little girl on a Sunday afternoon

Posted September 22nd, 2014

Moralistic Therapeutic Reform

If churchgoers don’t take their own teachings seriously, why should anybody else?

Posted September 12th, 2014

The Crimson Tide Will Die A Happy Death Prophecy

What is the symbolism of this photograph? Answer me, people! It’s making …

Posted August 22nd, 2014

Litigious Marriage, Litigious Mommy

Some ideas are so stupid and inhuman that only an academic could …

Posted July 14th, 2014

‘Doctrine Is Destiny’

In considering the media coverage of declining enrollment at Catholic schools, TMatt …

Posted July 12th, 2014

The CEO’s Excuse: ‘I’m Not The Only Bad Mother’

Indra Nooyi, the CEO of PepsiCo, concedes that her career success has …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

Family Finance: When Diversity Is Not Our Strength

Allianz, the life insurance and financial services company, has a new study …

Posted May 23rd, 2014

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