Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “GOP”

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

The Tragedy of Trump

What will be with Hillary Clinton in the White House, and what might have been if Trump had not been a nut

Posted October 24th, 2016

GOP County HQ Firebombed?

Truth is, most political violence this campaign has come from anti-Trump thugs

Posted October 16th, 2016

The End Of Movement Conservatism’s World

The Republican Party is crumbling. So is the Religious Right. Something better is coming

Posted October 10th, 2016

Answered Prayers & the GOP Meltdown

Donald Trump and the miserable fate the GOP has fully earned

Posted October 8th, 2016