Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “history”

Tudor Farm & Charles Taylor

The transcendent frame of late medieval life

Posted February 5th, 2016

When Liberals Were Pro-Life

Pre-Roe abortion politics were a lot more complicated

Posted February 4th, 2016

Rome, Reformation, & Right Now

Donald Trump: American Luther? American Caesar?

Posted January 29th, 2016

A Glimpse Of What We Have Lost

‘Tudor Monastery Farm’ recalls the sacramental tapestry of the pre-Reformation world

Posted January 27th, 2016

Christianity & History

On the spiral shape of history

Posted December 30th, 2015

College Killed His Love of History

But he’s working in the high school trenches to subvert the dominant paradigm

Posted December 5th, 2015

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

The Counterfactual Game

If you could go into the past and change one major event, which would it be?

Posted August 4th, 2015

‘Progress’ and the Benedict Option

How American notions of history condition our thinking

Posted July 10th, 2015

Politicizing History

The depressing treatment of history class as propaganda

Posted February 18th, 2015

Ukip & the Future of the Future

History is on the side of Modernizers? Nobody bothered to tell Nigel Farage

Posted November 22nd, 2014

The Ironies Of History

On a trip to Romania, from which his then-impoverished Jewish family immigrated …

Posted July 9th, 2014

The False God Of History

In the April issue of New Criterion, James Bowman batted around the …

Posted June 17th, 2014

‘Don’t Mention The (Holy) War!’

The NYTimes reports that there are objections to a seven-minute documentary planned …

Posted April 23rd, 2014

Why Does Finland Educate Its Kids Better?

Gracy Olmstead explores the Finnish way of educating their children, and finds …

Posted March 19th, 2014

The ‘Wrong Side Of History’ Codswallop

I hate this: US president Barack Obama on Monday called Russia‚Äôs actions …

Posted March 3rd, 2014

Zen And Historical Guilt

Related to yesterday’s discussion of race, history, and repentance, a reader sends …

Posted August 23rd, 2013