Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Republican”

Donald Trump (R-Howard Stern)

It’s a shame that the one populist GOP candidate talks like common trash

Posted February 8th, 2016

Robo-Rubio’s Gears Seize Up

Overprogrammed spin causes the Establishment’s best hope to stumble badly in NH debate

Posted February 7th, 2016

Whistling Past The Graveyard

Pundit rush to Rubio, dismissal of Trump, is awfully premature

Posted February 3rd, 2016

Iowa Winners, Iowa Losers

Big night for Cruz, Rubio, Sanders — but humiliation for Clinton, Trump

Posted February 2nd, 2016

Ted Cruz Is Not What He Seems

He’s a lot smarter than you and me, and way more subtle than it appears to the casual observer

Posted February 1st, 2016

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 As Republican Apocalypse

Trump unveils the truth about conservative bigs and their Napoleon Complex

Posted January 28th, 2016

Donald Trump, Holy Fool?

The salutary effect of the mouthy candidate’s ‘truth bombs’

Posted January 26th, 2016

Donald J. Trump = Edwin W. Edwards

Understanding the appeal of a brash, roguish populist

Posted January 24th, 2016

‘Why Not Trump?’

Conservative establishment’s panic over the Donald is likely too little, too late

Posted January 24th, 2016

Sarah Palin Broke His Heart

She was the hope for socially conservative populism. And then…

Posted January 21st, 2016

Nation First, Conservatism Second

Samuel Francis wrote the plan for Donald “I beat China all the time” Trump’s campaign 20 years ago

Posted January 19th, 2016

The Heart of the Trump Matter

A Southern, atheist, yellow-dog Democrat turned Trump supporter gives best explanation for Trumpism yet

Posted December 22nd, 2015

Church as Holy Cave

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

Posted December 16th, 2015

Trump: A Brick Through GOP Establishment’s Window

Why do many conservative voters love Trump and hate the GOP establishment?

Posted December 10th, 2015

Louisiana Elects a Democratic Governor

John Bel Edwards whips David Vitter. Start of something new down South?

Posted November 22nd, 2015