Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “meritocracy”

Revenge of the Kennedy School

A Harvard-educated Catholic meritocrat sticks up for his tribe

Posted February 9th, 2016

Meritocracy & the Middle Class

There may be no realistic resistance to the current American elites, but at least we can stop lying to ourselves

Posted February 8th, 2016

Born To Be Rich, Born To Be Poor

For somebody like me, economist Gregory Clark’s piece on success and genetic …

Posted February 24th, 2014

Aristocracy Of Virtue & Sorry Sapsuckers

Reader Political Atheist makes an excellent Evans-Manning comment: Rod draws a very …

Posted February 3rd, 2014

The Geographical Aristocracy Of Meritocracy

David Brooks has a thought-provoking column today on how meritocracy creates geography-based …

Posted January 25th, 2013

The Trouble With Meritocracy

and what “Downton Abbey” can teach us about its limits

Posted January 23rd, 2013

Paternalism And The Dumb

Steve Sailer links to a Felix Salmon blog post about IQ and …

Posted September 11th, 2012

Meritocracy and Humility

I can’t possibly do justice to Walter Russell Mead’s long, provocative meditation …

Posted July 9th, 2012