Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “poor”

When Poverty Is The Fault Of The Poor

Great Evans-Manning comment by Josh McGee on the “Why Poor People Act …

Posted August 1st, 2014

Why Poor People Act Against Their Long-Term Interest

A reader who comments here under the name Peg, and who comes …

Posted July 31st, 2014

People Perish From A Lack Of (World) Vision

Tony Woodlief reads the riot act to Christians who threatened to walk …

Posted March 30th, 2014

Type A Potheads Vs. The Stoned Masses

Prof. Edward Hamilton posts an Evans-Manning-winning comment on the David Brooks On …

Posted January 4th, 2014

Mrs. Jellyby Goes On A Mission Trip

Mrs. Jellyby is a character in Dickens’s Bleak House. She’s forever going on …

Posted August 1st, 2013

Ecumenism And Life’s Shipwreck

In a thread below, I mentioned that the Catholic sex abuse scandal …

Posted February 1st, 2013

Tabi’s Story & The White Working Class

Yesterday morning before leaving for church, I e-mailed Sam M. this detail-rich Washington …

Posted December 10th, 2012

Poor & Hungry At The Movies

Here’s a short bit from the diaries of the writer Mavis Gallant, …

Posted July 6th, 2012