Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “politics”

Trump Plucked The Populist Apple

GOP gatekeepers, insiders, didn’t see him coming, though the signs have been there for at least a decade

Posted January 29th, 2016

Rome, Reformation, & Right Now

Donald Trump: American Luther? American Caesar?

Posted January 29th, 2016

Trump, Cruz, And Evangelical ‘Vanity’

Evangelical accuses fellow Evangelicals of making fools of themselves with Cruz and Donald “I beat China all the time” Trump

Posted January 18th, 2016

There And Back Again

David Brooks, the Benedict Option, and the journey toward meaning

Posted January 13th, 2016

Diversity Cult Polices Boundaries

Colleges use ‘diversity’ ideology to weed out heretical scholars, dissenters from secular-left orthodoxy

Posted December 21st, 2015

Church as Holy Cave

Participating in Mystery in the world’s dark and quiet places

Posted December 16th, 2015

The Vacant Commons

The steady evaporation of the idea of the common good

Posted December 15th, 2015

Trump, Alienation, & the Benedict Option

The as a sign of decadence, but in that, a sign pointing to realistic hope

Posted December 10th, 2015

George Bailey Is Dead

Patrick Deneen on what traditionalists need to understand about American politics

Posted December 8th, 2015

Balkanized America

How cultural leftism and the Social Justice Warriors are tearing apart the social fabric

Posted November 23rd, 2015

The Life Helmut Schmidt Led

Is such a man even possible today?

Posted November 11th, 2015

Benedict Option: Danger to Democracy?

‘Celebrate the glories of our post-Christian liberal order — or else’

Posted October 28th, 2015

Our Trump-ish, Cruz-y Future

Prospects of a non-demagogic GOP presidential nominee fading

Posted October 23rd, 2015

Religion in the ‘Great Exhaustion’

The Benedict Option as religious resistance to the decadent anti-culture

Posted October 21st, 2015

Among the Liberal Fascists

The Corbynized Labour movement heads for the anti-democratic fringe

Posted October 6th, 2015

‘To Hell With Congressmen’

A provocative interview with First Things editor R.R. Reno

Posted September 28th, 2015

How Can Evangelicals Embrace Trump?

Southern Baptist leader Moore calls out Trump fans among his tribe

Posted September 17th, 2015