Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “poverty”

Silicon Valley & America’s Brazilification

Yes, rich tech liberals are hypocrites — but that doesn’t let the rest of us off the hook

Posted May 24th, 2018

Poverty As Culture

Christians have to be willing to help the poor. But what does that mean, precisely?

Posted January 29th, 2018

The Complicated ‘Sh*thole’ Debate

The poor moved into his neighborhood. Then came cops, crime, and decline

Posted January 24th, 2018

My Life In A ‘Sh*thole’

Reader: My family chooses to live in a poor part of the city — and we are blessed by it

Posted January 23rd, 2018

The Benedict Option & Section 8

Exclude Section 8 tenants, says reader, and you turn Christianity into a middle-class hobby

Posted January 23rd, 2018

Liberal Twitter’s Knickers Knotted

Hysterical distortion of my post is why we have Trump can’t have nice things

Posted January 22nd, 2018

On White People Acting White

Kevin D. Williamson, who grew up in the white underclass, refuses to be sentimental

Posted October 20th, 2017

Why Don’t Poor People Move?

Ron Bailey returns home to Appalachia in search of answers

Posted December 12th, 2016

J.D. Vance on CNN

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ author talks poverty and Trump

Posted July 30th, 2016

J.D. Vance’s Straight Talk About Poverty

Massive readership of his interview indicates appreciation for honest, non-ideological talk about the problem

Posted July 25th, 2016

Andy Taylor, 2016

Vapists in the ruins

Posted May 26th, 2016

Postcards From The Other America

Dispatches from two readers who live and work among the very poor

Posted May 24th, 2016

Poor Like PA, Poor Like NC

What makes poverty in one state worse than in another?

Posted May 12th, 2016

The Voice Of West Virginia

Why the hardscrabble Appalachian state voted for Trump and Sanders

Posted May 11th, 2016

Postcard From Mayberry

‘There have always been poor people. But this is something new.’

Posted May 10th, 2016

Culture Clash On The Prairie

A chasm no amount of money can bridge

Posted March 21st, 2016

White Privilege in Our Time

The priorities of the American ruling class require devaluing people like Miss Nelly

Posted November 18th, 2015