Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Republicans”

Obama: A Liberal Cheney

How the man who ran against the imperial presidency became an Emperor

Posted November 23rd, 2014

Obama’s Reckless Amnesty

Our Democratic president and his ‘Cheneyite theory of executive power’

Posted November 21st, 2014

Jonathan Gruber’s Big Mouth

Obamacare insider reveals that American people too stupid to know what was in the health care bill.

Posted November 17th, 2014

The Lightworker Flickers Out

After this week’s Republican rout, the Jimmy Carterization of Barack Obama

Posted November 6th, 2014

NYT: ‘Haters Gonna Hate’

Interpreting the GOP wave from the Empyrean of W. 43rd St.

Posted November 5th, 2014

The Apathetic-American Vote

It’s Election Day, and I am struggling to care. Does that make me bad?

Posted November 4th, 2014

Has the GOP Given Up on America?

A disillusioned Republican operative and Christian conservative takes stock of the movement

Posted October 28th, 2014

Lessons from the Wendy Davis Disaster

It’s foolish to build a political campaign around social issues

Posted October 28th, 2014

Ebola & The Culture War

The wisdom or unwisdom of public health measures does not depend on whether or not they are good for Rush Limbaugh or the GOP

Posted October 13th, 2014

My Congressman, The Quack

Via Harper’s magazine, this from a May 20, 2014, public-oversight hearing by┬áthe …

Posted August 7th, 2014

‘Vote For The Crook. It’s Important’ — Part Deux?

According to a delightful link sent by a reader, David Wasserman, the …

Posted July 31st, 2014

Hobby Lobby & ‘The Bad Old Days’

Did you catch Brett McDonnell’s essay arguing that the left made a …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

Mary Landrieu Voted Against Religious Liberty

Well, this is a clarifying event for voters in Louisiana’s US Senate …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Religious Liberty And Voting Republican

How are the Senate Democrats responding to the Hobby Lobby decision? Well: …

Posted July 11th, 2014

Jonathan Haidt Can Explain The Liberal Hobby Lobby Freakout

A reader who posts under the name Salamander left this comment on …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

Among Britain’s White Working Class

The Financial Times has a fascinating article based on a Soros-funded study …

Posted June 19th, 2014

The Geography Of Ideological Partisanship

It turns out that a well-known stereotype is true: “Imagine for a …

Posted June 13th, 2014