Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “Syria”

Our Friends the Free Syrian Army

What a US journalist learned about Syrian fighters from his captivity among them

Posted October 29th, 2014

Groundhog Day For America

It’s 2002 all over again

Posted September 18th, 2014

Back To Iraq

And into Syria on the side of rebels who desecrated Christian holy sites

Posted September 16th, 2014

Uncle Sam: The Mideast’s Useful Idiot

Once more, into the breach while the region’s governments hold our coat

Posted September 11th, 2014

Liberal Christians: Kill ISIS With Peacenikkery

If waging war against ISIS isn’t just, what war is?

Posted September 5th, 2014

Putin Told Us So

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

Posted August 23rd, 2014

Opening The Gates Of Hell In The Mideast

Patrick Cockburn says we have done it. Excerpts: The main victor in …

Posted August 11th, 2014

Is Baghdad About To Fall To ISIS?

It appears that the Iraqi army is near total collapse. From the …

Posted June 11th, 2014

O Mighty ISIS

Lakhdar Brahimi, the former UN special envoy to Syria, tells Spiegel that …

Posted June 11th, 2014

The Mideast Deluge

Things are going from bad to worse in the Middle East: But …

Posted January 5th, 2014

Wait, Syrian Islamists Were Stealing Our Stuff?

Golly, who could have seen this coming? Who?: The United States has …

Posted December 11th, 2013

The Names Change, The Lies Do Not

If Seymour Hersh’s reporting is correct, the Obama Administration is no better …

Posted December 8th, 2013

Ransom A Syrian Christian For $200K

NCR’s John Allen reports on the kidnapping of the Syrian Orthodox nuns …

Posted December 8th, 2013

Islamists Kidnap Nuns

Lord have mercy: Islamist rebels have kidnapped a group of nuns from …

Posted December 3rd, 2013

The War Of All Against All

The other day, Dan McCarthy recommended this short piece in The Guardian …

Posted November 28th, 2013

Persecution Of Christians: What We Don’t Talk About

Mollie Hemingway asks, “Can we finally start talking about the global persecution …

Posted September 25th, 2013

Syria Letters & American Exceptionalism

I don’t often read Letters columns in magazines, but for some reason …

Posted September 18th, 2013