Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “slavery”

Black Like … Me?

In which I discover that one of my ancestors was a slave

Posted May 29th, 2017

Georgetown Prof Defends Islamic Slavery

‘I don’t think it is morally evil to own somebody,’ says the Catholic university’s AlWaleed Bin Talal Professor of Islamic Civilization

Posted February 11th, 2017

Remembering Slavery At Whitney

A Louisiana plantation that is an emotionally devastating museum of slavery

Posted May 5th, 2016

Is ISIS Islamic? How Would We Know?

Why we almost certainly have no idea what we’re dealing with

Posted February 19th, 2015

An American Girl Tale

Marie-Grace and Cécile, and a little-known history of race in America.

Posted September 6th, 2014

The South As Eternal Scapegoat

Did you see this on the New York Times website? It was …

Posted April 25th, 2014

Between Liberal Utopia And Conservative Dystopia

John Holbo launches a long, rambling post about slavery and the South by …

Posted September 2nd, 2013

Zen And Historical Guilt

Related to yesterday’s discussion of race, history, and repentance, a reader sends …

Posted August 23rd, 2013

America: ‘Don’t Look Back’

In an essay about Quentin Tarantino, Inglorious Basterds, and Django Unchained, Susan …

Posted August 13th, 2013