Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “GOP”

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

He Can’t Help Himself

Trump’s greatest obstacle to being elected president is … Trump

Posted August 22nd, 2016

Trump Frustration

Anti-establishment, populist conservatism needs a tribune, not a troll

Posted August 15th, 2016

Spengler Goes Trump

On foreign policy, he prefers rough amateur Trump to GOP ‘recidivist failures’

Posted August 9th, 2016

The Right-Wing Media Bubble

The ghetto nobody wants to visit

Posted August 6th, 2016

The Closing Of Trump’s Door

The week Crazy Donald blew up his own campaign

Posted August 5th, 2016

Trump’s Speech Is Good. Really Good

For the first time, I think Trump could win this thing in November

Posted July 21st, 2016

How Ted Cruz — Ted Cruz! — Saved His Honor

Trumpified GOP spectacle as a pageant of putridness

Posted July 21st, 2016