Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Russia”

A Last Meal with Boris Nemtsov

‘Everybody understands everything in this country’ said Putin critic, whose murder today isn’t hard to explain

Posted February 27th, 2015

Bizarro Putin

Putin is an SOB. But if he were Mr. Rogers, we wouldn’t be able to tell the difference

Posted February 24th, 2015

Russia’s ‘Orthodox Jihad’

By ignoring religious side of New Cold War, West misses that Putin leads global Anti-WEIRD coalition

Posted February 5th, 2015

Let’s Go to Moscow in 2015

A stunning promotional campaign for a Moscow architecture museum

Posted January 2nd, 2015

Gleb Yakunin, R.I.P.

Remembering a brave Russian Orthodox priest and dissident

Posted January 1st, 2015

Putin, Checkmated?

Russia’s economic free fall and the fate of its leader

Posted December 17th, 2014

Thanking God Despite It All

A voice from the Soviet persecution gives praise and thanksgiving

Posted November 27th, 2014

Space, Science & Stalinism

How the Matt Taylor shirt freakout explains the Soviet Union’s self-sabotage

Posted November 15th, 2014

The Changing Countries of Christianity

The Spirit blows where it wills: three stories

Posted November 6th, 2014

Russian Orthodox Fox News

A tsarist Christian magnate and wants to found a religious TV network in Russia

Posted October 21st, 2014

Why Is Russia Dying?

The role of hopelessness in Russia’s unusually high mortality rate.

Posted September 9th, 2014

Putin Told Us So

If John McCain dies and goes to hell, he will spend eternity …

Posted August 23rd, 2014

Wanted: A Russian Hezbollah

The New Yorker‘s David Remnick has a great piece out describing the …

Posted August 4th, 2014

Russia, As Seen From Silicon Valley

Here’s a provocative essay by Max Skibinsky, a Russian emigre who is …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

Great Move, Putin

If anything could make the world reconsider the likelihood that the Moscow-backed …

Posted July 20th, 2014

The Monster Putin Created

David Remnick writes about a recent talk he had with former Putin …

Posted July 18th, 2014

Russia Vs. Ukraine Is Not Our War

A reader e-mails: Some of your commentators have challenged you: “Yeah, but …

Posted July 18th, 2014