Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “GOP”

1.5 Cheers For Jeff Flake

GOP senator identifies what’s wrong with Trumpism, but what does he have to counter it? The ghost of Barry Goldwater

Posted August 2nd, 2017

‘The Great Fantasy Of Trump’s Critics’

McCarthy: If GOP regulars think the base wants a return to the Bush years, they’re nuts

Posted July 29th, 2017

Will Trump Fight The GOP?

Après Reince Priebus, le déluge?

Posted July 28th, 2017

Why People Hate The Media, Chapter MDCXIII

Washington Post blames right-wing talk radio for left-wing gunman attempting mass murder of Republicans

Posted July 9th, 2017

The Trump Line

At which point do the president’s backers quit blaming others for his troubles?

Posted May 19th, 2017

The Trouble With Trump

Even if he was justified in firing Comey, his handling of the fallout stands to destroy the GOP’s agenda

Posted May 13th, 2017

Zombie Reaganism Rises Again

Suderman: GOP health care vote is really about cutting taxes, especially on rich

Posted May 7th, 2017

‘Um, Conservatives Are Right,’ Says Leftie

Freddie de Boer says that social conservatives are wrong about everything but our own marginalization

Posted May 5th, 2017

Trump’s Phony Religious Liberty EO

Conservative white Evangelicals have their ‘but for Wales?’ moment

Posted May 4th, 2017

The GOP Sellout Of Working People

Which non-wealthy Americans are actually helped by this Obamacare repeal disaster?

Posted March 24th, 2017

Can Government Heal A Broken Society?

The limits and delusions of Trumpism — and of politics

Posted March 3rd, 2017

Trump Is The GOP, And The GOP Is Trump

At CPAC, an eerie echo of Rudolf Hess’s Nuremberg rally remark about the Führer

Posted February 26th, 2017

Spies Spying On White House?

That prospect, and the do-nothing GOP Congress, reveal extraordinary institutional weakness

Posted February 16th, 2017

Who Stands Against Gender Ideology?

Beyond the symbolic issue of bathroom bills, this is a profound crisis of identity

Posted January 17th, 2017

House GOP Floods The Swamp

House GOP smashes levee, flooding Capitol Hill with snakes, gators, and lobbyists

Posted January 3rd, 2017

Citizen Trump: A Hollow Man

The Trump Tapes reveal a soulless bully with contempt for the weak

Posted October 25th, 2016

The Religious Right: A Eulogy

Russell Moore’s generation-defining Erasmus Lecture inaugurates a new era for American religious conservatism

Posted October 24th, 2016