Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “France”

Human Fallibility a Historical Constant

The bad and the ugly our ancestors wrought does not negate the good and the beautiful that they accomplished

Posted October 5th, 2015

Jean Raspail: ‘We Are Only At the Beginning’

Camp of the Saints author speaks on refugee crisis

Posted September 30th, 2015

Good Lessons from a Bad Book

What I learned from ‘The Camp of the Saints’

Posted September 14th, 2015

Livy and the Bishops

On the abuse scandal, the Church is unable to bear its vices or their cure

Posted September 10th, 2015

Vilsbergism In Our Time

Raspail foresaw the role elite rhetoric would play in neutralizing opposition to mass migration

Posted September 9th, 2015

What Sentimental Humanitarianism Won’t See

The hard practical problems of integrating Muslim migrants to Europe

Posted September 8th, 2015

It’s Jean Raspail’s World Now

The dystopian vision of The Camp of the Saints comes to life

Posted September 7th, 2015

The Todd Beamers of the Thalys

US soldiers run towards danger, save lives

Posted August 22nd, 2015

Bastille Day

Mixed emotions on the French national holiday

Posted July 14th, 2015

Here, Not There

The difference between France, Spain, and where we live

Posted July 12th, 2015

Deep France

Traveling in a land and among a people steeped in grace and tradition

Posted July 7th, 2015

Daddy’s Home

And he brought macarons from Ladurée

Posted July 7th, 2015

Francis & the Camp of the Saints

Europe’s migrant crisis — and the papal remarks about it — recall 1973 novel

Posted June 18th, 2015

Hope and the Benedict Option

If things are going to hell in a handbasket, why hope?

Posted June 12th, 2015

Birthright for Christians

An idea to help Christian adult Americans deepen their roots

Posted May 30th, 2015

L’Option Benoît

How Republican France’s example is, and is not, relevant to the de-Christianization of America

Posted May 15th, 2015

View From Your Table

James C. has been on the road: Ah, at last I was …

Posted April 12th, 2015