Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “GOP”

Fusionism Fizzles

Why the Benedict Option is a sensible reaction to the exhaustion of postwar conservative politics

Posted July 28th, 2015

Again With the Short-Fingered Vulgarian

Donald Trump runs for president

Posted June 17th, 2015

Republican Misrule

In Louisiana, a lack of leadership — and followership

Posted June 9th, 2015

Saving the Benedict Option from the Culture War

The BenOp cannot be merely the GOP’s social and religious conservative wing in exile

Posted June 5th, 2015

GOP Puts Social Conservatism on Ice Floe, Pushes

From ‘useful idiots’ to ‘political liability’

Posted March 11th, 2015

Queering the GOP

Jeb Bush stands for the Republican Party’s pro-gay future

Posted February 28th, 2015

The Media’s Obsession with Giuliani

Conservatives have good reason to gripe over MSM fixation on Rudy’s mouth

Posted February 23rd, 2015

Bobby Jindal, Frequent Flyer

Louisiana’s governor spent nearly half of 2014 out of his beleaguered state, on campaign trips

Posted February 23rd, 2015

Bobby Jindal’s Priorities

The presidential candidate (R-Grover Norquist) travels while his home state’s budget burns

Posted February 9th, 2015

How Bobby Jindal Wrecked Louisiana

After eight years of Jindal, the state is poorer, sicker, and stupider

Posted February 6th, 2015

GOP Catastrophe on Abortion Bill

On Roe anniversary, House Republicans remind pro-lifers who we really are to them

Posted January 22nd, 2015

Jindal for POTUS (Preacher of the US)

The Louisiana governor appears poised to announce his presidential run in connection with a prayer rally

Posted December 16th, 2014

Against Conservative Triumphalism

Alt-conservatives should not be deceived by this week’s GOP landslide

Posted November 7th, 2014

‘The Republican Jesse Jackson’

Claim: Family Research Council chief making empty, self-serving threats

Posted November 6th, 2014

NYT: ‘Haters Gonna Hate’

Interpreting the GOP wave from the Empyrean of W. 43rd St.

Posted November 5th, 2014

How Big Was Greg Abbott’s Win?

Texas-sized, for sure. The Lone Star State ain’t turnin’ blue anytime soon

Posted November 4th, 2014

Has the GOP Given Up on America?

A disillusioned Republican operative and Christian conservative takes stock of the movement

Posted October 28th, 2014